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32, West Street, Wilton

Description: 32, West Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 August 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 319339

OS Grid Reference: SU0954931300
OS Grid Coordinates: 409549, 131300
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0809, -1.8650

Location: A30, Wilton, Wiltshire SP2 0DG

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

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Listing Text

(North-East Side)
No 32 (formerly
listed as No 40)
SU 0931 5/55 4.8.51.


Circa 1820. Left hand part 3 storeys, right hand part 2 storeys, painted
stucco, framed by rusticated quoins. Flat eaves to slate roof, hipped over
left hand part. Right hand part of 4 bays, all windows glazing bar sashes
with moulded architraves and Venetian shutters. 6-panelled door to left
(lower panels reeded), good wrought-iron knocker of 2 dolphins and ball,
plain arched fanlight, panelled reveals with Venetian shutters folding back
into them; doorcase of panelled pilasters, plain necking, broken dentil
cornice and open pediment. Left hand part: 2 bays with similar treatment
to windows, ground floor left blind. Trefoil headed area railings with
pointed dog-rails, scrolls to cast-iron gatepiers and over gates.
Interior: Front passage and staircase hall have panelled dado with paired
cusped Gothic blind arch panels (repeated in miniature in cupboard below
stairs). 2 rooms on ground floor of right hand part incorporate fragments
of a 4 poster bed from Island House (qv Min ster St) - oak, Jacobean, now
dresser type fireplaces and shelves.

Listing NGR: SU0954631304

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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