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Church House, Grittleton

Description: Church House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 315857

OS Grid Reference: ST8601680077
OS Grid Coordinates: 386016, 180077
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5194, -2.2029

Location: The Street, Grittleton, Wiltshire SN14 6AP

Locality: Grittleton
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN14 6AP

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Listing Text

ST 88 SE (north side)

3/46 Church House
(formerly listed as the Old Rectory



Former rectory, late C18, for the Rev. T. Pollock, rector 1763-
1801, ashlar with stone slate roofs. Formal 3-storey, 3-window
centre square-plan house with low single storey wings connecting to
gable-end pavilions in loosely symmetrical arrangement. House has
hipped valley roofs, end stacks, raised plinth, band, moulded
cornice and parapet. Twelve-pane sashes to main floors, 9-pane
above and broad arched centre doorway with radiating bar fanlight
over tripartite opening with Roman Doric columns between 6-panel
door and sidelights. Pilaster responds. Rear is similar but with
plain centre door and large canted bay each side. To each side of
centre, 2-window wings, ashlar with parapet. Twelve-pane sashes,
those to left much larger with door to right, probably a
conservatory formerly. Slate roof. End pavilions are similar in
hipped gables and ashlar fronting, but west pavilion is end of
coach house range, hipped also to north, east pavilion is added for
symmetry and only one-room depth, gabled to north. Both have 6-
pane upper light, west pavilion has blank lower window, east
pavilion has door and two 12-pane sashes of differing sizes.

Listing NGR: ST8601680077

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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