Description: The Chestnuts
Date Listed: 20 December 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 316071
OS Grid Reference: ST9478980589
OS Grid Coordinates: 394789, 180589
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5242, -2.0765
SEAGRY UPPER SEAGRY
ST 98 SW
4/305 The Chestnuts
House, mid C18, red brick with ashlar dressings, stone slate roof
and ashlar end stacks. Two storeys and attic, five-window range.
Ashlar plinth, string course, cornice and parapet, ramped up each
end. Ashlar angle piers with mouldings carried around and raised
moulded surrounds to 12-pane sashes. Centre 6-panel door with
overlight in raised moulded surround with scroll pediment on
brackets and centre urn. Brickwork between upper windows has some
blank brick decoration. Three gabled dormers. Brick south east
rear wing, 3-window range of large 12-pane sashes, upper sashes
breaking eaves. Range parallel to front in north east angle, with
north end stack.
(Illustrated in Draycot Estate sale catalogue 27.7.1920 p96; N.
Pevsner Wiltshire 1975 464)
Listing NGR: ST9478980589
Source: English Heritage
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