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The Monastery Garden, Edington

Description: The Monastery Garden

Grade: I
Date Listed: 11 September 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 313795

OS Grid Reference: ST9275153384
OS Grid Coordinates: 392751, 153384
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2796, -2.1053

Location: 6 Monastery Road, Edington, Wiltshire BA13 4QJ

Locality: Edington
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA13 4QJ

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Listing Text

ST 95 SW
(north side)
5/156 The Monastery Garden
(formerly listed as House on east
11.9.68 side of Old Monastery Garden)
Cottage built onto former monastic wall. Possibly C16, altered
C18 and extended late C19 and 1930s. Rubble stone, or painted
English garden wall bond brick, stone slate roofs with half-hips,
brick or stone stacks. T-plan. Two-storey, 5-window west front
facing gardens. Half-glazed C20 door, 2 and 3-light segmental-
headed casements either side. First floor has five 2-light
casements; the two left hand bays are additions c1930. Rear
incorporated into walls of former Priory of Bonshommes (q.v.),
rubble stone, C19 two-light mullioned casements to first floor of
main range. C19 rear wing has 2-light mullioned casements to
north side, 3-light mullioned and transomed window to first floor
of south side, C20 door in recessed porch below, blocked window on
east side. Interior has deeply chamfered beams with plain stops,
first floor retains 8-panelled wainscot door. During late C19 the
house was a tea-room.

Listing NGR: ST9275153392

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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