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Emu Paddock, Grittleton

Description: Emu Paddock

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 315876

OS Grid Reference: ST8604879591
OS Grid Coordinates: 386048, 179591
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5151, -2.2024

Location: Grittleton, Wiltshire SN14 6AJ

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

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Listing Text

ST 87 NE

7/65 Emu Paddock


House, C17 and C18, rubble stone with stone slate roof, rebuilt
end-wall and ridge stacks. Two storeys and attic. Two sections,
the ridge stack between, the west half C17, the east C18. South
front has, to left, C17 ovolo-moulded stone mullion windows, two 2-
lights above, 2-light and 3-light below, both with hoodmoulds, the
3-light with relieving arch. Centre door in gabled stone-slated
porch. One central dormer. Right section has one dormer to left,
two first floor 2-light stone mullion windows and one ground floor
3-light with hoodmould, all flush cyma-moulded. Rear of C17
section has 2-window range of casements and door in mid C19 ashlar
porch with slate lean-to roof, front 9-pane shouldered-head window
and similar east side entry. To left, 2-light cyma-moulded flush
mullion windows, one above, two with hoodmoulds below. House is
last building of former hamlet of Upper Foscote, swept away for
estate improvements. The Neeld family kept an emu here.

Listing NGR: ST8604879591

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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