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IoE Number: 268297
Location: DITCHEAT HOUSE OR DITCHEAT MANOR,
  DITCHEAT, MENDIP, SOMERSET
Photographer: N/A
Date Photographed: N/A
Date listed: 02 June 1961
Date of last amendment: 02 June 1961
Grade II*

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DITCHEAT CPST6232DITCHEAT VILLAGE16/93Ditcheat House, or Ditcheat Manor(formerly listed as The ManorHouse)

DITCHEAT CP ST6232 DITCHEAT VILLAGE 16/93 Ditcheat House, or Ditcheat Manor (formerly listed as The Manor House) 2.6.61 GV II* Manor house now divided into flats. Early C17, some C18 and C19 alteration, further C20 work. Coursed and squared rubble, some ashlar, coped verges, tile roofs, brick stacks. Two storeys and attic, 5:1:4 bays, all 2-light stone-mullioned winnows, ovolo-moulded, iron casements, square-paned lead lights, continuous weathered strings which are raised over window heads, gabled attic dormer to each side, again 2-light stone-mullioned windows, labels; good large pierced finials. Projecting 2-storeyed gabled porch, window to first floor, label, finial; freestone doorcase, semi-circular head, key and imposts, square frame, carved spandrels, studded inner floor. Irregular rear elevation, similar windows, 5 large gables, moulded copings and stall ball finials. Interior with panelled solar on first floor; ground floor with C17 chimneypiece with carving and painted overmantel; further features including some ornamental plasterwork, doors and fireplaces. Good staircase with carved baluster panels, square newels, pendants off hall to the rear. (Photograph in NMR).

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