Derelict House (The Manor)

May 6, 2017

Derelict house

Nature is quickly taking over this once grand, early C19, Grade II Listed mansion. One end of the derelict house has collapsed, so it’s open to all weathers, and the floors of a lot of what’s left are decidedly unsafe.

The property has been split in to several flats, but it’s as if the occupants just upped and left leaving most of their belongings behind to gather dust and mould. On the plus side this derelict house is really very photogenic, particularly its terrace with a beautiful cast iron balustrade.

Recently up for auction, the property appears to have been withdrawn from the market before sale day. One can only hope that this seemingly abandoned house will yet be saved.

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