Description: Wolesley House
Date Listed: 19 March 1962
English Heritage Building ID: 312051
OS Grid Reference: SU0177054414
OS Grid Coordinates: 401770, 154414
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2889, -1.9760
MARKET LAVINGTON HIGH STREET
No 79 (Wolesley House)
House. Early-mid C18. Stone, faced in brick, with tiled roof.
Two storeys, attic and cellars, 5 bays. Through hall plan with
service wing on right, the re-entrant angle infilled, C20. Six-
panelled door, the upper panels glazed with shell hood reset in
this position. Twelve-paned sashes, not quite symmetrical.
Valence fascia board and two early C20 gabled dormers. One flush
dormer to rear and kitchen wing with two small gables.
Interior has good C18 stair with turned balusters. Chamfered
ceiling beams, that to left sitting room deeply chamfered, and
cross beam to kitchen wing with bar stops. C18 cupboards either
side of angled fireplace in kitchen. Roof of four bays, principal
rafter and collar trusses with butt purlins and threaded diagonal
ridge. Stone cellar under right bay leading to segmental vaulted
wine vault to rear.
Listing NGR: SU0177054414
Source: English Heritage
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