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Ashley Leigh, Box

Description: Ashley Leigh

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 316869

OS Grid Reference: ST8138768439
OS Grid Coordinates: 381387, 168439
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4147, -2.2690

Location: Wormcliff Lane, Box, Wiltshire SN13 8AJ

Locality: Box
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN13 8AJ

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Listing Text


Ashley Leigh
20 12 60


House, late C18 and early C19, ashlar and some rubble stone with
Bridgwater-tiled main range. Two storeys. Main range is part
ashlar fronted of c1820-30 but with rubble stone west end,
possibly earlier but incorporated under overall moulded cornice and
parapet. Coped gables, end wall stacks and ridge stack between the
two parts. Ashlar section is 2-window range of 12-pane sashes,
paired to left on each floor, single to first floor right over 6-
pane Regency style door with hood on brackets. Floors are framed
by raised strip at angles and across at platband, first floor sill-
course and under cornice. West section, one window range with
upper triple window, 8-pane sashes with taller centre light, ground
floor similar arrangement with door and flanking 8-pane lights. At
east end, ashlar, stone-tiled range with coped gable, in form a
schoolroom or chapel, single-storey with blocked centre door
reached by stone steps up and 12-pane sash each side. East end
coped gable, 12-pane sash and blocked 2-light gable window. To
rear of main range is early C19 ashlar former pair of houses with
slate mansard roof, coped gables, end-wall and ridge stacks. Two
storeys, 3-window range of 12-pane sashes with raised band and sill
course. Three upper sashes, ground floor 2 sashes and 2 doors,
alternating, doors with hoods on brackets. Left door is blocked.

Listing NGR: ST8138768439

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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