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Malt House in Grounds of No 13 South Street, Aldbourne

Description: Malt House in Grounds of No 13 South Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 310526

OS Grid Reference: SU2664275518
OS Grid Coordinates: 426642, 175518
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4780, -1.6178

Location: B4192, Aldbourne, Wiltshire SN8 2DW

Locality: Aldbourne
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN8 2DW

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Listing Text

(east side)

9/66 Malt House in grounds of No 13
South Street


Malthouse and attached kiln. C19. Sarsen rubble with brick quoins
and dressings. Roof part tiled, part thatch, renewed 1984. 2-
storey, 7 bays, small openings to street all but one blocked. Cart
access to rear. Roof hipped both ends and with circular tile hung
flue of kiln emerging from tiled section, capped with revolving
cowl, the vane being a standing maltster, 1828 or earlier, but
Interior: Malting floor removed but rendered white band on red
painted stonework survives. Queen strut truss with 2 tiers of butt
purlins. Kiln does not survive and support for flue renewed. The
barn was the setting for Charles McEvoy's production of 'The
Village Wedding' attended by George Bernard Shaw, Edgar Wallace and
others in 1910, a notable village event.

Listing NGR: SU2664275518

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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