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The Old House, Corsham

Description: The Old House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 315419

OS Grid Reference: ST8860970361
OS Grid Coordinates: 388609, 170361
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4321, -2.1652

Locality: Corsham
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN13 9QF

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Listing Text

ST 87 SE
1/391 The Old House
(formerly listed as The Old
20.12.60 House with garden wall and Gazebo
at the Old House)

House, C17, roughcast rubble stone with stone-tiled roofs, half-
hipped to north gable with end stack, ridge stack on west wing and
north end stack to main range. One and a half to two and a half
storeys. 'L'-plan. East front has 3 dormer gables, 3-window range
of ovolo-moulded windows with hoodmoulds, 2-light to centre, 3-
light elsewhere. South gable has similar 2-light to attic, 3-light
to first floor and 4-light to ground floor with king-mullion.
South-west rear wing has south side door in moulded surround with
hoodmould, 3-light to left with 3-light above in dormer gable.
Rear of each range has coped dormer gable, rear of main range has
one-window range of 3-light recessed ovolo-moulded windows and
hoodmoulds, door to right. Rear of wing has upper 3-light recessed
chamfered mullion window and hoodmould, ground floor former door
now with C20 two-light mullion window and 2-light ovolo-moulded
window and hoodmould to right. Moulded coping and finials to
dormer gables.

Listing NGR: ST8860970361

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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