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Chancel End House, Heytesbury

Description: Chancel End House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 September 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 313317

OS Grid Reference: ST9254342564
OS Grid Coordinates: 392543, 142564
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1823, -2.1081

Location: Tytherington Road, Heytesbury, Wiltshire BA12 0EF

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

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Listing Text

ST 92 SW
(east side)
9/96 Chancel End House
(formerly listed as Chancel)


Detached house. Early C18. Brick; headers to front, Flemish bond
to returns and English bond to rear, chamfered rusticated quoins,
hipped tiled roof, brick stacks. Gable end to road. Two storey,
3-windowed; sashes. Central door with 6 fielded panels and Adam-
style fanlight in semi-circular head, open pediment on carved stone
consoles, plate glass sash either side with dropped keystones to
flat arches. First floor has two 12-pane sashes and 2-light
casement to right, all with louvred shutters and flat arches with
dropped keystones. Left return has good 6-panelled door with egg-
and-dart moulded panels, Adam-style fanlight and similar pediment
as front door, 2-light casement to first floor. Rear has 4-pane
wide sash to ground floor and 2-light casements to first floor.
Attached to right return is mid C19 two storey extension English
garden wall bond brick, half-glazed door and segmental-headed
casements with keystones.
Interior ground floor front has particularly good 6-panelled doors
with egg-and-dart moulding in finely moulded architraves with
enriched bead and reel mouldings, central stairs with stick
balusters, wreathed, ramped handrail and carved cheeks. Rear has
doors with 2 fielded panels and planked door to cellar.
Said to have been built by the Snelgrove family.

Listing NGR: ST9254342564

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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