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Wroughton House, Wroughton

Description: Wroughton House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 26 January 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 318605

OS Grid Reference: SU1381880256
OS Grid Coordinates: 413818, 180256
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5211, -1.8022

Location: A4361, Wroughton, Swindon SN4 9JS

Locality: Wroughton
County: Swindon
Country: England
Postcode: SN4 9JS

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Listing Text

Wroughton House
SU 1380 22/523 26.1.55


Early C18. Two and a half storeys and cellar. 'Quality' house, 'L' plan
from North. Pebbledash on stone plinth. Ashlar quoins. Moulded string over
ground floor. Moulded wooden eaves cornice. flipped stone tile roofs, 2 good
brick chimneys with stone dressings and 2 others. North fronts: 2 hipped
dormers to each wing, 5 windows to North wing and 6 to West wing, glazing
bar sashes in moulded surrounds. Projecting Tuscan porch with blocking course
to right of centre, 1/2 glazed door. Modern door to left with intersecting
glazing in fanlight; port-hole window to left. Oriel window on gable end
of North wing. Five windows to West and 5 to South, latter with open pedimented
Interior: cross passage plan. Contemporary heavy oak staircase with turned
balusters and moulded handrail. Intersecting glazing to fanlight of glazed
screen to cross passage.

Listing NGR: SU1383180268

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Source: English Heritage

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