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Trowle House, Wingfield

Description: Trowle House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 314731

OS Grid Reference: ST8244557466
OS Grid Coordinates: 382445, 157466
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3160, -2.2533

Location: Loves Lane, Wingfield, Wiltshire BA14 9LE

Locality: Wingfield
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA14 9LE

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Listing Text

(off north side)

6/283 Trowle House


Country house, now house and clinic. C17, altered early and late
C19. Limestone ashlar front, dressed limestone returns, hipped
stone slate roof, stone stacks. Two-storey and attic, 3-window.
Central 6-panelled door in bolection-moulded architrave with broken
pediment and up rebuilt stone steps, 2-light ovolo-mullioned
casement to left hand and 2-storey late C19 canted bay to right
with ovolo-mullioned casements and trefoil-pierced parapet with
initials BC (Bayfield-Clark family). First floor to left has
ovolo-mullioned casement, two C19 shaped attic gables with 2-light
mullioned casements, small gabled attic dormer between with single-
ovolo-mullioned casement, coped verges all with ball finials. Late
C19 added bay to right has first floor oriel and 2-light mullioned
casement to attic gable. Left return has glazed door with
segmental-pointed arch on attached shafts to left, 2-light casement
to right; former C19 conservatory removed, first floor has two C17
cross windows and two blocked cross windows, moulded stone eaves
cornice. Late C19 rear wing has square bay with mullioned casement
and quatrefoiled parapet, 3-light mullioned casements to first
floor, hipped Welsh slate roof. Right return of late C19 services
has 2-light and 3-light mullioned casements and 6-panelled door in
segmental-pointed architrave, two attic dormers with shaped gables,
early C19 range to rear has 20 and 25-pane sashes.
Interior retains early C19 stairs with stick balusters and wreathed
moulded handrail, 6-panelled doors in moulded architraves, plaster
ceiling cornices. Late C19 remodelling including some joinery and
elaborate detail in reception room of clinic for example; plaster
ceiling cornice with gothic detail, segmental-pointed rere-arch to
external door on shafts. The Bayfield-Clark family were local
industrialists who lived here in late C19.

Listing NGR: ST8244557466

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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