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Keeper's Cottage, North Wraxall

Description: Keeper's Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 317581

OS Grid Reference: ST8312275817
OS Grid Coordinates: 383122, 175817
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4811, -2.2444

Location: North Wraxall, Wiltshire SN14 7AX

Locality: North Wraxall
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN14 7AX

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Listing Text

ST 87 NW
2/477 Keeper's Cottage


Gamekeeper's cottage, 1847, built for Methuen estate. Brick faced
in petrified moss with slate eaves roof and ridge stack. 2-storey
centre gabled to front and single storey wines. Picturesque cottage
style. Centre with fretted bargeboards and finial, ceramic Methuen
arms gable plaque, first floor casement pair and ground floor
canted bay with slate roof and casement windows. Side wall to west
has casement pair and to east has plank door both with grotesque
head keystone. Wings have end gables with bargeboards, finial and
pendant surviving to east gable. Casement pair to each wing on
south side with grotesque head keystone and similar window and
keystone to end walls. Rear gable of main range has bargeboard with
finials and pendant, door on east side. The unusual cladding
material is found in the brook adjacent.

Listing NGR: ST8312275817

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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