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Monument record MDR4951 - Oakenthorpe Manor, Oakenthorpe

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

SK 3889 5489. Oakerthorpe Manor House [GT] (Remains of). (1) There are no literary references giving the history of this manor-house. Manor Farm occupies the greater part of the original site (2). The farmhouse is known as Manor Farm (3). The farmhouse is a rectangular building of irregularly coursed stone with a slate roof. The south, original part is single- storied with an attic and cellar but a comparatively recent addition to the north end, of brick and stone, is two storied. The south wall contains two, two-light mullioned windows with drip-courses, and the west wall a five-light and a two light mullioned window with two mullioned cellar windows. There are modern brick additions to east. The original building was probably early 17th century. See GP AO/59/170/8 - Manor Farm from the S.W. (2, 3)

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <1> Map: OS 6" 1921.
  • <2> Personal Observation: F1 WCW 27-JUL-59.
  • <3> Verbal communication: Hunt, W. Occupier of Manor Farm.
  • <4> Personal Observation: F2 BHS 09-JUN-66.
  • <5> Index: TPAT. 2286. 2286.
  • <6> Verbal communication: Johnson, R. Oral: Mr R Johnson, local historian, Somercotes, Derby.



Grid reference Centred SK 3892 5484 (84m by 117m) (Centre)

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Related Events/Activities (2)

  • EDR923
  • EDR1427

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Record last edited

Apr 12 2016 3:38PM

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