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Westende, Coombe Bissett

Description: Westende

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 319446

OS Grid Reference: SU1221926010
OS Grid Coordinates: 412219, 126010
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0333, -1.8271

Locality: Coombe Bissett
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP5 4NG

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Listing Text

(south side)

4/66 Westende


Detached farmhouse, now house. C16 2-bay house, rebuilt late C17,
late C18 east additions, mid-C19 extension to east, C20
renovations. Rendered C17 walls, Flemish bond to C18 and C19
additions, tiled roof with brick and limestone stacks. L-plan. 2-
storey, 4-window front. C20 central door in C18 part, has rustic
porch of reused timbers, to left is C20 casement. First floor has
two C20 casements to left, C17 part to right has two single
recessed chamfered lights. Right return has central blocked door
with C20 casements either side, catslide roof has two hipped
dormers with casements. Rear has C20 glazed conservatory to ground
floor, first floor has two C20 casements. Main range to left has
C20 casement on return, and C20 casements to ground and first
floors of gable.
Interior not accessible but said to have late C17 open fireplace
with timber Tudor arch on chamfered brick jambs, late C18 addition
has chamfered ceiling beams. RCHM recorded C16 timber-framing,
including a jettied first floor on the west side, now encased by
C17 rebuild. (Unpublished records of RCHM (England), Salisbur).

Listing NGR: SU1221926010

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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