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Round House, Marston Maisey

Description: Round House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 November 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 317896

OS Grid Reference: SU1315296310
OS Grid Coordinates: 413152, 196310
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6654, -1.8112

Location: Marston Maisey, Wiltshire SN6 6LL

Locality: Marston Maisey
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN6 6LL

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Listing Text

Round House

Watchman's cottage for Thames and Severn canal. 1790.
Pebbledashed brick, with limestone dressings to doors and windows.
Originally with inward sloping lead roof. 3 storeys stabling on
ground level. Earth ramp to 1st floor door. Doors and windows
narrow and with pointed arches. All openings blocked. Pebbledash
applied in C20 replacing original rendering.
Interior has fireplace to first floor and stair to top floor within
wall thickness. Chimney. Group value with bridge (q.v.) lock
vestiges and gate pier. (Household, H. Thames and Severn Canal,

Listing NGR: SU1315296310

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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