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Weir House, Limpley Stoke

Description: Weir House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 November 1962
English Heritage Building ID: 314538

OS Grid Reference: ST7818860985
OS Grid Coordinates: 378188, 160985
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3475, -2.3146

Location: Lower Stoke, Limpley Stoke, Wiltshire BA3 6JF

Locality: Limpley Stoke
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA3 6JF

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Listing Text

(east side)

3/90 No 24 (Weir House)



Detached house. Late C18. Limestone ashlar, hipped Welsh slate
mansard roof, stone stacks. L-plan. Three-storey, 3-window east
front over cellar. Cellar has planked door to left and 8-pane sash
to right, each to canted bay carried up to eaves. Ground floor has
central 6-panelled door up stone steps, flanking canted bays have
round-headed sashes. First floor has leaded central window with
stained glass, flanking bays as before. Second floor has plain 12-
pane sashes to bays and centre, moulded plat bands to each floor,
moulded eaves on corbels, plain blocking course. Attic has 2 pairs
of sashes to 2 flat-headed dormers. Right return, entrance front
has 3-storey canted bay to left with round-headed sashes, moulded plat bands, good door with 6 fielded panels and fanlight to right.
Left return has 12-pane sashes. Rear stable and service wing has
sashes or C20 plastic-framed windows, currently undergoing
conversion to dwelling (June 1987).
Interior has stairs with cantilevered stone treads, stick balusters
and continuous wreathed handrail, 6-panelled doors in moulded
architraves. Plaster ceiling friezes decorated with acanthus
leaves. Marble and wooden dentil fireplace surrounds.

Listing NGR: ST7818860985

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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