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Daye House, Quidhampton

Description: Daye House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 June 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 319376

OS Grid Reference: SU1054630731
OS Grid Coordinates: 410546, 130731
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0758, -1.8508

Location: A3094, Wilton, Wiltshire SP2 8PH

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

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Listing Text

Daye House
SU 13 SW 1/134


(Dairy House/Cottage). Mid C19. Architects: Wyatt and Brandon. Italianate.
2 storeys, ashlar built on plinth with heavy slate roof strapped with slate
over-rafters. The south front has gabled break to left. Projecting eaves
with shaped rafter ends, 4 tall grooved ashlar chimneys on ridges with stop
chamfered sides and coved capping. Windows have raised surrounds and blocks
to cills. Gable to left has paired round-headed lights on 1st floor and
2 round-headed keyed arches on ground floor (now windows), casements. The
right hand wing has 2 outer 1st floor windows and a pair of inner windows
on ground floor with flanking doors, right hand blocked. Colonnade in front
of 3 1/2 stone piers in line with gabled break. The east side has a gabled.
break to left and is linked to a 2 storey wing by pepperpot capped square
belvedere corner turret. The belvedere has round-headed windows with balustraded
panels below to 1st floor and a monogrammed panel below [PMA]. The wing
is a later adaption of the original dairy (for ? Countess Pembroke or Lady
Herbert of Lea) cf. 2 storey angled bay to north.
The original dairy was polygonal with tiled walls and central milk fountain.

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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