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Amberley Cobden House, Box

Description: Amberley Cobden House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 317014

OS Grid Reference: ST8283368556
OS Grid Coordinates: 382833, 168556
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4158, -2.2482

Location: Hazelbury Hill, Box, Wiltshire SN13 8LB

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

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Listing Text


3/152 Cobden House and Amberley
(formerly listed as Nos I and 2
Townsend Villas)

20 12 60

Two houses, C17 or early C18, ashlar fronted with stone tiled
roofs, coped gables end wall stacks and ridge stack. Two and a
half storeys. Cobden House has formal double front with 2 dormer
gables, moulded conices over ground and first floors, raised side
strips and moulded plinth. Two 16-pane attic windows with cornices
over, 16-pane windows to main floors and central blank 2-light
flush cyma-moulded window over door in raised moulded surround with
hood on carved brackets. Cl9 door. C19 paralled rear range.
Amberley, to left, has one dormer gable and 2-window range below.
Moulded plinth. Attic 2-light flush cyma-moulded window with
dripstone, first- floor originally two 2-light recessed hollow-
moulded mullion windows with dripstone, one altered for C19 sash,
and ground floor Cl9 sash and door in chamfered surround with hood
on brackets. Fragment of a dripcourse to left. North end lean-to
and C19 parallel rear range.

Listing NGR: ST8283668555

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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