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The Dower House, Chute

Description: The Dower House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 312284

OS Grid Reference: SU3097253766
OS Grid Coordinates: 430972, 153766
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2822, -1.5573

Location: Breach Lane, Chute, Wiltshire SP11 9EE

Locality: Chute
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP11 9EE

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Listing Text

SU 35 SW
10/77 The Dower House
(formerly listed as Chute Standen

Farmhouse, now house. Early C17, mid C18, and extensively
remodelled early C19. Flemish bond brickwork with tiled roof. Two
storeys, south front of 4 bays, with return at left end, continued
in single storey structure containing main entrance. Original
structure within east bay, a chalkstone stack with three brick
diagonal shafts. Fourth bay C18, flint with brick dressings, and
plat band. Bays 1 and 2 and 2-bay return at left end all c1800.
Twenty-paned sash windows with gauged brick lintels and keystones.
Canted entrance on bay 4 added c1915. Present entrance in link
block to garage, formerly coach house.
Interior: East end bedroom on first floor has mid C18 fire
surround. Some panelled doors. Stack has C20 fire surrounds, and
stair altered, probably c1915.

Listing NGR: SU3097253766

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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