November 22, 2010
Manor House in Burnham-On-Sea goes on sale
historic building in the centre of Burnham-On-Sea has gone on
sale this week.
The Manor House in the town's Manor Gardens is being offered
by agents Greenslade Taylor and Hunt at offers in excess of £285,000.
Built in 1841, the house was the home of well known Burnham resident
George Reed. The Manor House and gardens were sold to Burnham
Urban District Council in April 1904, then in 1974 Sedgemoor District
Council took over the building
to use it as offices.
More recently, the house was sold in February 2000 to the Ashfield
Trust, but the gardens remained in SDC hands. The Ashfield Trust
has recently moved out of the property, making it available for
A spokesman for the agents told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "The
building provides office space of more than 4,000 sq ft but is
in need of some interior modernisation. It's a property in a very
Burnham's Citizens Advice Bureau holds weekly sessions in the
building every Tuesday morning from 9.30am-12.30pm.