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20, West Street, Wilton

Description: 20, West Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 June 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 319336

OS Grid Reference: SU0958231260
OS Grid Coordinates: 409582, 131260
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0806, -1.8646

Location: A30, Wilton, Wiltshire SP2 0DF

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

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Listing Text

(North-East Side)
No 20
SU 0931 5/58


Late C18 front to circa 1600-1625 house. 2 storeys stuccoed with slight
set back side pilasters. Projecting plinth. 3 irregularly spaced windows
on 1st floor, glazing bar sashes with voussoir lintels. 2 modern glazing
bar shop windows on ground floor, left hand tripartite with 2-5-2x3 panes
and right hand 6x3 panes. Left hand doorway retains voussoir lintel. Return
to Crow Lane: large gable end stone chimney stack on moulded corbelling
over ground floor, (with dormered gable) and weathered capping. Extending
north-east is a 2 storey circa 1650ish wing, presumably once jettied (ground
floor is C19 brick); the 1st floor timber framed with 2 wide braced bays
and early C19 oriel bays with glazing bar casements and cornices. Wide
eaves. On ground floor, a 3-light segmental headed casement to left, central
window with part of an earlier doorway with cornice and 3-pane overlight,
and ledged door to right. Garden wall to left: about 7 ft high, 20 yds
long, built of large rubble with brick lacing courses; segmental headed
doorway adjacent to house.
Interior: front room and hall now one; remains of moulded Jacobean panelling
(rest removed to No 39 West Street qv); ceiling moulding; part of panelling
to right obscures older fireplace; late C18 segmental hall arch adjacent.
Timber braces in fireplace wall.
Fire Insurance Mark 322563.

Listing NGR: SU0959031260

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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