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Court House, Hullavington

Description: Court House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 318038

OS Grid Reference: ST8940082076
OS Grid Coordinates: 389400, 182076
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5375, -2.1542

Location: Belfry Dr, Hullavington, Wiltshire SN14 6DU

Locality: Hullavington
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN14 6DU

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Listing Text

ST 88 SE
(west side)
5/41 Court House (formerly listed as
Court Farmhouse)

Detached house. Probably C16 core with C17, C18 and C19
alterations and additions, C20 restoration. Coursed rubble with
rusticated dressed stone quoins, buttresses and window surrounds,
half-timbering to porch and gabled stone slate roofs with stone
stacks, some with moulded caps. Irregular E-shaped plan with core
C16 section to right and later ranges to left. South-east front of
2 storeys with projecting end wings and central 2-storey porch with
half-hipped roof above timber framing. Windows are all single
lights in edge-moulded architraves with C20 casements to left-hand
section, sash fenestration to right-hand section except ground
floor window in recessed bay which is a 3-light mullion with
hoodmould. Central doorway to porch with cambered, keyed arch and
part glazed plank door. One hipped dormer to right.
Interior. Central stone-flagged passage with wishbone-arched oak
doorframe to right-hand. Central open-plan room to left-hand has
an oak framed ceiling of 4 moulded compartments. Staircase
opposite porch in rear tower is C17 with turned balusters and
ramped handrail. Butt-purlin, collar-beam roof structure in right-
hand section.
(N. Pevsner, The Buildings of England: Wiltshire, 1975)

Listing NGR: ST8939782072

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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