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IoE Number: 415425
Location: HORSINGTON MANOR,
  HORSINGTON, SOUTH SOMERSET, SOMERSET
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Date Photographed: N/A
Date listed: 24 March 1961
Date of last amendment: 25 January 1985
Grade II

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ST72SWHORSINGTON CP7/52Horsington Manor(formerly listed as Manor House)

ST72SW HORSINGTON CP 7/52 Horsington Manor (formerly listed as Manor House) 24.3.61 GV II House. Mid C18. Mostly Ham ashlar and local stone rubble rendered; flat roof behind parapets; short chimney stacks. 3 storeys, 5 bays to each main facade. South West elevation has plinth, string course, cornice, plain parapet; sash windows in bolection mould surrounds, of 15-panes to ground floor and 12-panes above; to bays 3 to 5 a single-storey C19 addition with flat roof, with open porch screening the original doorway: ground floor bay window to South East elevation - only North-East elevation unaltered. C19 cottage extension on North West side. Some internal modifications of C19, but C18 tall 6-panelled doors and good staircase remain. Built between 1753 and 1770 by the Spencer family - Parson Woodforde visiting it on 4 July 1770 said "Mr Spencer has a noble house and everthing in the neatest manner". Since 1784 has been the house of the Bailward family.

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