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85 and 86, Kingston Deverill

Description: 85 and 86

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 313391

OS Grid Reference: ST8561037443
OS Grid Coordinates: 385610, 137443
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1361, -2.2070

Location: B3095, Kingston Deverill, Wiltshire BA12 7EX

Locality: Kingston Deverill
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA12 7EX

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Listing Text

ST 83 NE
(north side)
6/170 Nos 85 and 86


Detached house, now pair of semi-detached cottages. Mid C18.
Rubble stone, tiled 2-span roof, gabled end brick stacks. Two
parallel ranges. Two-storey, 2-windowed; sashes. Central
planked door with gabled canopy, 16-pane sash either side. First
floor has large moulded stone panel over door, with high relief
carving of Ludlow heraldic arms, either side is 12-pane sash.
Right return has planked door and blocked sash with beaded stone
case to first floor. Rear has planked door and 2-light casements,
12-pane sashes in beaded cases to right.
Interior has chamfered beams, planked doors or doors with two
fielded panels. Rear range is late C18 addition to front range
which was probably refenestrated C19. Ludlow family held large
estates in the Deverills from C14, married into Coker family c1650
and sold the estate to Duke of Marlborough in 1738. Thomas Coker
is said to have moved to this house, from Hill Deverill Manor in
1737, and to have placed the Ludlow arms over the door. (R. Colt
Hoare, The Modern History of Wiltshire, Vol I, 1822.)

Listing NGR: ST8561037443

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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