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Description: Minety House
Date Listed: 16 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 315735
OS Grid Reference: SU0130890930
OS Grid Coordinates: 401308, 190930
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6172, -1.9825
SU 09 SW MINETY THE GREEN
4/113 Minety House
Country house. Early C19 with early C20 additions and alterations.
Squared and coursed rubble with blocked ashlar dressings,
rusticated stone quoins and hipped-stone slate roofs with tall
ashlar stacks. Irregular L-shaped plan with central C19 block, C20
side wings advanced on south front and further projecting rear C20
wing. Three-storey, 3-window C19 block and 2-storey, 1-window
wings facing south. Windows to ground and first floor outer bays
of C19 block are paired 12-pane sashes with the lower glazing bars
removed; central single sash to first floor. Upper windows are
C20 2-pane sashes. Two and 3-light small pane casements to left
wing, French window to right with 12-pane sash above. Central
advanced stone porch to C19 block with pediment and 2-leaf, 6-panel
outer door. First and second floor platbands to C19 block
continued at first floor level around wings.
Interior. C19 staircase with circular newel and square balusters,
the remainder of the 1920s including a panelled ground floor room
in the left-hand wing.
(N. Pevsner, The Buildings of England: Wiltshire, 1975)
Listing NGR: SU0130890930
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Source: English Heritage
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