Saltford Manor House, near Bath, Somerset
Saltford Manor House claims the title of Britainâ€™s oldest continuously occupied home. The house has details, particularly in the ornate windows, which date it to around 1148 â€“ the same completion date of Hereford Cathedral, which has similar Norman features. It is believed that the house originally consisted of a large single room on each floor with a vaulted chamber on the ground floor. Remodelling was carried out in the 17th century. Important features in the house include a rare fragment of a medieval painting and a Norman window in the main bedroom.