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The Old Estate House, Heytesbury

Description: The Old Estate House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 September 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 313310

OS Grid Reference: ST9308542514
OS Grid Coordinates: 393085, 142514
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1818, -2.1003

Location: Park Street, Heytesbury, Wiltshire BA12 0HQ

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

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Listing Text

ST 94 SW
(south side)
4/89 No. 108 (The Old Estate House)
(formerly listed as No. 108 The
11.9.68 Estate House)


Detached house. Early C18 with late C18 additions. English bond
brick, tiled roof, brick stacks. Two storey, 3-windowed front;
casements. Six-panelled door with C20 flat wooden hood on brackets
to left of early C18 build, blocked doorway to centre with 2-light
recessed chamfered mullioned casement either side. Dentilled 3-
brick plat band; three 2-light mullioned casements to first floor.
Flush stone quoins, moulded stone eaves cornice and coped verges to
roof. Attached to left is C18 range with outshut to front and C20
flat roofed extension; 2-light casements and gabled half dormer
with 2-light casement. Right return in English garden wall bond
brick, with some stone, 2-light casement to first floor and 2-light
to attic. Rear has 2-light mullioned window to ground and first
floor to left, to right is later C18 wing with C20 two-light
casement to ground and first floors and 2-light mullioned window to
attic, half-hipped roof, to right is C20 conservatory, 2-light
casements and gabled half dormer to range with some early C18
Interior has chamfered beams, stairs with stick balusters, open
fireplace and shutters to windows. Formerly the estate office for
the Heytesbury Estate. Colt Hoare's antiquarian colleague William
Cunnington lived here between 1775 and 1810. (B. Watkin, A Guide
to Heytesbury.)

Listing NGR: ST9308542514

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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