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Foxley House, Norton

Description: Foxley House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 318063

OS Grid Reference: ST8966885961
OS Grid Coordinates: 389668, 185961
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5724, -2.1505

Location: Foxley Road, Norton, Wiltshire SN16 0JJ

Locality: Norton
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN16 0JJ

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Listing Text

ST 88 NE
(north side)
Foxley House

Detached house. Probable C16 core range with C17, early C18 and
C19 additions and alterations. Coursed rubble with some render to
rear and side walls, squared and coursed dressed stone to south
front with ashlar dressings, some wooden lintels to C16 range and
later, predominantly early C18 range; stone slate roofs with stone
stacks and 1 west end brick stack. L-shaped plan with core range
parallel to churchyard and south-west wing of 3 subsequent building
periods. South front of 2 storeys and attic, 5 bays, with 2-
storey, 1-window C19 addition to left-hand. Windows are late C19
wooden cross-mullions under cambered heads: two 2-light dormers.
Central glazed door, first floor moulded string course. Late C19
casement fenestration to rear elevations and core range.
Interior. C16 range has winder staircase and butt-purlin roof
structure; ground floor right-hand room of early C18 section has
raised and fielded panelling and wall niches.

Listing NGR: ST8966085966

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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