Description: Westrop House and West Service Extension to Westrop House
Date Listed: 20 September 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 318365
OS Grid Reference: SU1992692400
OS Grid Coordinates: 419926, 192400
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6301, -1.7135
5410 HIGHWORTH CRICKLADE ROAD
Westrop House and
west service extension
to Westrop House
SU 1992 SE 18/254
1878. Built for William Crowdy, Lord of the Manor. Two storeys, attic and
basement. Creeper covered ashlar, band over ground floor. Cornice and parapet.
Hipped slate valley roof with 2 ashlar chimneys with moulded capping. Six
bays, centre 2 slightly recessed, glazing bar sashes, attic windows including
central lunette concealed. Central 2 ground floor bays semi-circular Doric
portico with box porch to 6 panel studded door with side lights and a pair
Rear elevation: flanking angled bays and square portico with Doric columns.
Tripartite window above with blind side lights.
Interior: square stair hall with coved ceiling lit by lunette to front, stone
stairs with sweeping cast iron honey suckle pattern balustrade. A number
of good original features retained eg: enriched cornices to ceiling, door
furniture with ivory inlay, columned fireplace in dining room.
Listing NGR: SU1993392405
Source: English Heritage
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