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Laurel House, Cheverell Magna

Description: Laurel House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 311938

OS Grid Reference: ST9817754263
OS Grid Coordinates: 398177, 154263
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2875, -2.0275

Location: High Street, Cheverell Magna, Wiltshire SN10 5TJ

Locality: Cheverell Magna
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN10 5TJ

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Listing Text

ST 95 SE
(east side)
5/34 No 48, Laurel House
House formerly with shop. 1843. Flemish brickwork with slate
roof. Two storeys, 3 bays, extended both ends a lower two-storey
bay. Central stair hall and flanking reception rooms. Six
panelled door with plain arched fanlight and slate slab on wrought
iron brackets. Sixteen-paned sashes with painted finely gauged
brick lintels, but shop window to right bay, 3 arched lights
between timber pilasters and cornice. Lower bay on left has 9-pane
sash to upper floor and hipped roof, right end bay similar,
probably added later, with false painted sashes. Gable stacks,
that to right with datestone reading M.S.S. 1843. Lean-to
extension to rear. House was built for Mark Sawyer, eminent non-
conformist and millwright. His smithy remains to the rear, not

Listing NGR: ST9817854266

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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