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The Old House, Wilton

Description: The Old House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 June 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 319261

OS Grid Reference: SU0967831261
OS Grid Coordinates: 409678, 131261
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0806, -1.8632

Location: North Street, Wilton, Wiltshire SP2 0HA

Locality: Wilton
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP2 0HA

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Listing Text

(North-West Side)
Nos 11 and 13
(The Old House)
SU 0931 5/23


Circa 1800 front to much older possibly late mediaeval core. Formerly a
terrace of 3 or 4 cottages, now one. 2 storeys, painted brick on salient
plinth. Plat band. Brick block cornice to eaves. Old tile roof. 1 tall
ridge chimney to right of centre, another off-ridge to left. 3 ranges of
windows, cross glazed sashes, and segmental headed, except for a 2-light
glazing bar casement to right of door. A further bay to right has a small
3-light canted oriel to 1st floor and a mid C19 shop front with bracketted
pilasters to fascia, 3 panes and door to left. Main door left of centre
with narrow pilasters, cut brackets to flat hood (? modern) and 6-panel
door (upper 2 glazed). Ogee headed footscraper to right and remains of
a similar one to left. Traces of at least one blocked doorway.
Interior: large exposed inglenook type fireplace right of centre. Modernised.
Rear wall partly timber-framed.

Listing NGR: SU0967831261

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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