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The Old Vicarage, Hilmarton

Description: The Old Vicarage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 316353

OS Grid Reference: SU0179875266
OS Grid Coordinates: 401798, 175266
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4764, -1.9755

Location: Hilmarton, Wiltshire SN11 8SB

Locality: Hilmarton
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN11 8SB

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Listing Text

SU 07 NW
(west side)
6/226 The Old Vicarage
Former rectory, 1841 by G. Salway of Chippenham, squared rubble
stone with ashlar dressings, stone slate roof, coped gables and
parapets. Two storeys and attic, L-plan, tall proportions. Raised
plinth, band, moulded cornice and flush quoins. South front has
two-window range to left with rear stack, and slightly advanced
cross wing gable to right with coped shouldered gable and finial.
Band and cornice carried around. Cross wing has 16-pane sash each
floor in flush surrounds, smaller 16-pane sash to attic. Range to
left has 16-pane and 12-pane sashes above, 16-pane and half-glazed
door below. Door in ashlar enclosed porch with double doors in
plain raised surround, cornice and parapet. Cross wing has ridge
and north end stacks, east side originally 3-window range of
sashes, 12-pane to centre, 16-pane each side, but left sashes are
replaced by large shallow square bay with 16-pane sash, cornice and
shouldered gable. Plans for house dated 1839 are in Wiltshire
Record Office, though with cross wing to left rather than right.
Built for £1281/16/10d. Canon F. Goddard records alterations of
1858-9 by H. Weaver, these mostly removed.
(Wiltshire Record Office D/11/79; Canon F. Goddard, Reminiscences
of a Wiltshire Vicar 1928)

Listing NGR: SU0179275270

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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