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The Manor House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Church Stretton, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.5215 / 52°31'17"N

Longitude: -2.8216 / 2°49'17"W

OS Eastings: 344350

OS Northings: 291831

OS Grid: SO443918

Mapcode National: GBR BF.GB1C

Mapcode Global: VH75V.1WPD

Plus Code: 9C4VG5CH+J9

Entry Name: The Manor House

Listing Date: 4 July 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383251

English Heritage Legacy ID: 483669

Location: Church Stretton, Shropshire, SY6

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Church Stretton

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Church Stretton

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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1312-1/14/102 The Manor House


Farmhouse now house. C15 with C17 left-hand wing and later
additions, heavily restored C20. Painted timber frame with
painted rendered infill panels on rubble plinth, brick
additions. Plain-tile roofs. 2 projecting stone eaves stacks,
3 later brick ridge chimneys, all with restored profiled brick
shafts. Elongated H-shape plan consisting of long main range
with cross wings at each end.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. West front is a long restored range of
close-studded framing with three 3-light casements flanking
central 2-light casement over C18 panelled pilastered doorcase
with moulded pediment; advanced gabled bays at each end with
restored close studding, jettied tie beams, single 3-light
casement at each storey.
Right return side: gable-end rebuilt in brick and partly
covered by adjoining Courtyard Cottage (qv).
Left return side: projecting stone chimney with tall brick
stack, restored full-height close-studded framing with girding
beam and upper storey middle rail.
Rear: advanced central paired gables and gabled bays at each
end all with heavily restored close-studded framing and
restored casements with leaded lights. Right-hand gable truss
with square framing 4 panels high, cambered tie beam with
vertical struts and collar.
INTERIOR: contains 3-bay cruck hall-house. Jacobean staircase
and good early cast-iron grate in ground-floor room to right
of entrance.

Listing NGR: SO4435091831

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