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26, the Close, Salisbury

Description: 26, the Close

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 28 February 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 319002

OS Grid Reference: SU1432229662
OS Grid Coordinates: 414322, 129662
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0661, -1.7970

Location: Rosemary Lane, Salisbury, Wiltshire SP1 2EJ

Locality: Salisbury
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP1 2EJ

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Listing Text

No 26
SU 1429 NW 3/35 28.2.52.

Late C18. 3 storey and basement. Colourwashed brick (all headers) stone
bands at each floor level, and over 2nd floor windows chamfered stone quoins.
Small moulded eaves cornice and hipped old tile roof. 4 small squash windows
on 2nd floor. 4 tall windows with venetian shutters on 1st floor. 4 windows,
no glazing bars on ground floor and 4 in basement. All windows with rubbed
brick arches and keystones. Central 6-panel door approached by 7 moulded
stone steps. Doorcase of pilasters with moulded and rosetted caps and ornamented
with string of bell shaped flowers descending from caps, with ribbon bow at
top. Arched opening with cross fluted surrounds, enclosing arched fanlight
with reversed curved glazing pattern. Pilasters have moulded and dentilled
broken entablature and similar open pediment over. The east front repeats
design with one casement on each floor except for 2 in basement.

All the listed buildings in the Close form an outstanding group.

Listing NGR: SU1432129662

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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