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Noremarsh House and Gate Piers, Wootton Bassett

Description: Noremarsh House and Gate Piers

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 316844

OS Grid Reference: SU0742082454
OS Grid Coordinates: 407420, 182454
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5409, -1.8944

Locality: Wootton Bassett
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN4 8BN

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Listing Text


11/167 Noremarsh House and gate piers


House, late C17 - early C18. Rubble stone with ashlar quoins,
hipped stone slate roof with 3 hipped dormers. 3-bay, 2-storey with
attic. Central hallway and rear stair tower. Stacks to rear walls
of lateral rooms. C19 rear wings. Facade rendered, central framed
porch with low pitched gable on elaborate carved brackets, the
whole on stone moulded sill. 6-panelled rounded-head door within
moulded architraves and carved spandrels, all probably C17 work
imported from elsewhere, 16-pane sashes in 6 bays, windows to
return blocked, timber casements to dormers.
Interior: Large central hall and open well stair with panelled
dado and turned balusters. Chamfered axial ceiling beams.
Opposite porch, rusticated gate piers with ball finials.
Reputedly associated with the wool trade, evidenced by pulley wheel
in roof.

Listing NGR: SU0742082454

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Source: English Heritage

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