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Ivy House, Westbury

Description: Ivy House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 March 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 313089

OS Grid Reference: ST8737551318
OS Grid Coordinates: 387375, 151318
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2609, -2.1823

Location: Church Street, Westbury, Wiltshire BA13 3BY

Locality: Westbury
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA13 3BY

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Listing Text

(North-West Side)
Nos 15 (Ivy House)
ST 8751 SW 4/8 and 15A


C18 refronting of C17 house. Formerly one house. 2 storeys and attic. White
washed brick with occasional header courses. Stone plinth. No 15 has treble
Roman pantile roof over moulded wood cornice. No 15A with mansard old tile
roof. 3 ridge brick chimneys. No 15: 2 sash windows, 5 panes wide, flanking
central window, 4 panes wide, on 1st floor. On ground floor 2 windows, single
hung to right, 5 panes wide on ground floor, plaster-cast heads struck above
centre. Central 6 panel door, top panels glazed, with flat wood hood on cut
brackets. No 15A: Central coupled attic sash window; one glazing bar sash
window on 1st floor, and modern half-glazed door with side light under, secondary
door to through passage on right. Interior massive oak timbers in roof with
corner braces and oak staircase having panelled dado. 'T' plan "Weavers"
extension: 2 storeys, 3+2 windows on 1st floor. Red brick with dentil band
over ground floor. Various kinds of windows on ground floor. Triple Roman
tiles and 1 chimney. Linked to house by quadrant hood to doorway. The interior
of extreme interest: 3+3 bays divided by large jointed-cruck type trusses.
3 open to 1st floor and 3 as garret (one having wind braces).

Listing NGR: ST8737551318

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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