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Highway Cottage Wendy House, Heytesbury

Description: Highway Cottage Wendy House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 September 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 313288

OS Grid Reference: ST9255342597
OS Grid Coordinates: 392553, 142597
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1826, -2.1079

Location: High Street, Heytesbury, Wiltshire BA12 0EB

Locality: Heytesbury
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA12 0EB

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Listing Text

(south side)
No. 60 (Highway Cottage) and
attached Wendy House, (formerly
11.9.68 listed as Laberna)


House at end of row with attached stables, now annexe. Mid C18 and
early C19. Flemish bond brick, Wendy House is English garden wall
bond brick, tiled roofs, brick stacks. Two storey, 4-windowed;
sashes. House has door with 6 fielded panels to right of centre,
16-pane sash to right and two 12-pane sashes to left with thick
glazing bars. First floor has three 12-pane sashes and one 6-pane
sash. Attic has hipped dormer with 2-light casement to left.
Wendy House is single storey, gable end to road with 6-panelled
door and 12-pane flush sash, half-hipped roof, linked to the house
by double planked doors giving access to yard. Rear of house has
two early C20 canted bays with French windows and half-glazed door
between, first floor has 4-pane and 12-pane sashes. Right return
of annexe was formerly partly open-fronted, now with C20 casements
and door.
Interior of house has 6-panelled doors and doors with four fielded
panels, dog-leg stairs with stick balusters and turned newels,
deeply chamfered beam with runout stops to east part of house,
possibly a survival from the house partly destroyed by fire in

Listing NGR: ST9255342597

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Source: English Heritage

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