Description: Eastleigh Court
Date Listed: 1 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 313223
OS Grid Reference: ST8923443576
OS Grid Coordinates: 389234, 143576
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1913, -2.1554
BISHOPSTROW BISHOPSTROW VILLAGE
ST 84 SE
Detached house. Circa 1880. Flemish and English bond brick, tiled
roof, grouped octagonal brick stacks. L-plan. C17 style. Two-
storey, 5-windowed front; mullioned windows. Projecting porch to
left of centre with Tudor-arched double doors with ornamental
hinges, side lights, to either side is 3-light stone mullioned and
transomed window to ground and first floor, over door is 5-light
oriel on carved stone brackets, attic gables have 2-light ovolo-
mullioned windows, saddleback coped verges. Range to right has two
3-light mullioned windows to ground and first floors. Left return
has half octagonal 2-storey bay with cross windows to right, cross
windows to centre and to left a projecting range with cross windows
and 2-light mullioned window to attic gable. Right return has 4-
light mullioned and transomed window with king mullion and cross
window to first floor, 2-light mullioned window to attic. Rear has
wooden cross windows in chamfered brick surrounds, wooden square
bay to centre, lead rainwater heads and downpipes.
Interior not accessible at time of survey (April 1985). An
unaltered gentleman's residence, with good detail. Probably a
rebuild of a house built on same site in 1830s, by Astley family.
(VCH. Wiltshire, Vol 8, 1965, p.6).
Listing NGR: ST8923443576
Source: English Heritage
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