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Little Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Charlton Kings, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8893 / 51°53'21"N

Longitude: -2.0502 / 2°3'0"W

OS Eastings: 396640

OS Northings: 221197

OS Grid: SO966211

Mapcode National: GBR 2MC.JGY

Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.DSZ0

Entry Name: Little Manor

Listing Date: 14 December 1983

Last Amended: 26 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386614

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474010

Location: Charlton Kings, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL52

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cheltenham

Civil Parish: Charlton Kings

Built-Up Area: Cheltenham

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Charlton Kings St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


CHARLTON KINGS

SO9621SE GREENWAY LANE
630-1/30/68 (South side)
14/12/83 No.26
Little Manor
(Formerly Listed as:
GREENWAY LANE
Little Manor)

II

Farmhouse, now house. Late C16 or early C17. Probably for John
Holden, with later additions and alterations including dairy
wing of c1720 and probably C20 lean-to entrance porch to
right, and c1920 extension to rear and interior alterations
for Benjamin Gough. Timber-frame with plaster infill, some
wattle and daub and some brick on limestone sill; with renewed
tile roof and C20 brick chimney.
EXTERIOR: one-and-a-half storeys, 3 cells. Small panels of
square timber-framing with arch braces. Entrance to right a
timber door. Casement windows throughout of 1, 4, 3 and 2
lights. 2 full dormers. Half-hipped roof and left ridge stack.
INTERIOR: extensive exposed timber-framing. Inglenook
fireplace to central hall (original kitchen) has chamfered
bressumer, with crane and pothooks. Chamfered beam. Jowled
posts to ground floor with tie-beam with scroll and notch
stop, and a massive post to first-floor supports roof truss.
Further smaller fireplace to parlour with replaced bressumer.
First floor has exposed purlins and rafters; roof has been
altered, tie-beams and principal rafters exposed. Extension to
rear interrupts wall-plate. C17 panelled door reused in dairy
chamber. Early C19 6-panelled door to parlour.
HISTORICAL NOTE: reputed from deed to be standing in 1624;
built on site of earlier farmhouse. Originally known as
Ryeworth Farm. The name was changed to Little Manor c1920-30
by Gough. The roof was probably thatched originally.
(Charlton Kings Local History Society Bulletin: 1992-: 2-23).

Listing NGR: SO9664021197

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