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Chiseldon House, Chiseldon

Description: Chiseldon House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 September 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 318327

OS Grid Reference: SU1877879591
OS Grid Coordinates: 418778, 179591
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5149, -1.7308

Location: Chiseldon Court, Chiseldon, Swindon SN4 0LX

Locality: Chiseldon
County: Swindon
Country: England
Postcode: SN4 0LX

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Listing Text

Chiseldon House
SU 1879 29/184


Circa 1827 (deeds). Detached late Regency villa.
Two storeys ashlar. Slate roof. Flanking chimneys with moulded capping.
Raised and ramped verges. South front: side piers; 3 windows on first floor,
glazing bar sashes with marginal glazing. Two tripartite windows on ground
floor with reeded pilasters and central alcove. In front is a 3 bay segmental
verandah arcade with flanking arches and dividing incised pilasters. Cast
iron Greek-key pattern balcony over. East gable front for entrance: 3 bays,
band at first floor cill level, panel in chimney and below in gable. Flanking
blind windows with moulded architraves. Projecting central Greek Doric portico,
early C20 square bay above this with mullion and transom windows. large 2 1/2
storey service wing to north added probably mid C19, with mansard stone tile
roof. Interior: elegant stone staircase with arched cast iron balusters and
husks, dome over with ribs and oculus and patterned designs. Segmental stair
arch with guttae below corbels. South-east ground floor room has columns
to marble fireplace and large grate.

Listing NGR: SU1877879591

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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