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The Comedy, Christian Malford

Description: The Comedy

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 316266

OS Grid Reference: ST9722779662
OS Grid Coordinates: 397227, 179662
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5159, -2.0413

Location: Main Road, Christian Malford, Wiltshire SN15 4BS

Locality: Christian Malford
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN15 4BS

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Listing Text

ST 97 NE
(north side)
5/142 The Comedy
House, early C19 remodelling of C18 house, roughcast with low-
pitched slate hipped roof and rear stacks. Two storey, 5 window
front of sashes in plain rendered surrounds, 16-pane above, 20-pane
below and centre 6-panel door with depressed-arched fanlight. A
C19 ashlar Roman Doric porch of two columns and pilaster responds
has been added, removed from a house in Devizes. Rubble stone end
walls with brick at rear upper angles. North-west rear wing,
possibly C18, in painted brick with ridge stack and coped north
gable. Casement pair and triple casement above, door and triple
casement below. Late C19 north-east rear wing. Said to
originate c1720 as two cottages, have been remodelled 1805 and
extended 1880. Part of the Meux estate in Cl9.

Listing NGR: ST9722779662

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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