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The Hayward, Ramsbury

Description: The Hayward

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 March 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 310717

OS Grid Reference: SU2714371508
OS Grid Coordinates: 427143, 171508
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4419, -1.6108

Location: High Street, Ramsbury, Wiltshire SN8 2QN

Locality: Ramsbury
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN8 2QN

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Listing Text

(south side)

10/260 Nos 73/75 (The Hayward)
and 77


Row of 4 cottages, now 2 houses. Late C18, altered C19 and C20. Painted
brick to front; right return of flint with brick quoins, bands, flue and
gable; thatched roof, with plain tiles to rear wing of No 75; brick stacks. 1½
storeys, 7 windows to upper floor. On left, archway to former through-
passage, now leading to door of No 73/75. No 77 has C20 door. Small-pane
sashes and side-sliding sashes, some C19 but No 73/75 with mostly late-C20
small-pane windows; a large small-pane bow window to No 77. Upper floor
windows are smaller, mostly framed (or originally framed) by timber eaves
plate and eyebrow dormer frames. No 73/75 retains eyebrow dormers but over No
77 eaves have been raised. No 73/75 has c.1985 reproduction Insurance plaque.
Corniced brick stacks at ends and double stack at centre of ridge. Rear: C20
extensions not of special interest. Interior of No 73/75: original rear wall
has a former segmental-arched doorway and window at either end, those at right
end blocked, those at left end with original 2-ply 4-panel door and moulded
wood frame, mullion, and iron stanchion to window. Left-hand room has a plain
fireplace with old range and chamfered cross-beam. On upper floor, an
original small 2-light window with iron saddle bars in rear wall; and old
bead-moulded door; and original partition walls with timber studs. Interior
of 77 not inspected.Although the Sun Insurance plaque is a reproduction, the
company did insure this house. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SU2714271503

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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