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Casino, Wilton

Description: Casino

Grade: I
Date Listed: 4 August 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 319349

OS Grid Reference: SU0977630533
OS Grid Coordinates: 409776, 130533
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0740, -1.8618

Location: Wilton, Wiltshire SP2 8PH

Locality: Wilton
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP2 8PH

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There is also a scheduled monument, Barrow in Wilton Park, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

Listing Text

Casino (formerly
listed as Temple
to south of
Washern Grange)
SU 03 SE 1/1H 4.8.51.


Circa 1757-62. Architect Sir William Chambers. A very early work. Small
tetrastyle pedimented portico on wider balustraded and rusticated basement.
An eyecatcher on hill behind Washern Grange (qv). Ashlar built, brick lined.
Basement has central entrance with flanking niches. Upper part reached
by balustraded stairs on east side. Central architrave doorway to picnic
room - side windows have balustraded panels below.

Listing NGR: SU1055030729

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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