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Overtown Manor, Wroughton

Description: Overtown Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 September 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 318636

OS Grid Reference: SU1536179628
OS Grid Coordinates: 415361, 179628
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5154, -1.7800

Location: 11 Overtown Hill, Wroughton, Swindon SN4 0SJ

Locality: Wroughton
County: Swindon
Country: England
Postcode: SN4 0SJ

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Listing Text

5410 WROUGHTON OVERTOWN Overtown Manor

SU 17 NE 15/556


Dated 1693, altered with a large mid C19 extension to south.
Old part: 2 storeys rubble with hipped tile roof and 3 brick chimneys. The
eastern chimney having large external stepped stack. Coved cornice to eaves.
Seven windows, glazing bar sashes with moulded frames, only one window retains
lintel from former mullion window. Six panel door to left, half glazed early
Victorian door to right with reeded surround and lower panels. Datestone
roughly central with raised lettering E.W.
Hipped pebbledash return to west. Two windows, tripartite to left. Dormer.
Doorway to right with reeded frame and lower panels and bracketted hood.
Large circa 1870s 2 1/2 storey extension to right forming 3 bay separate gabled
house of rough faced rubble, with tiled roofs and pierced bargeboards.
To west: railings retaining urn finials to standards, 3 gates, and a large
standard of 4 panels of lozengework to north.

Listing NGR: SU1536179628

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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