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Wellesley Cottage, Downton

Description: Wellesley Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 319562

OS Grid Reference: SU1823121636
OS Grid Coordinates: 418231, 121636
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9938, -1.7416

Location: Barford Lane, Downton, Wiltshire SP5 3QA

Locality: Downton
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP5 3QA

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Listing Text

SU 1821
(east side)
6/3 Wellesley Cottage


Cottage at end of row. Mid-C18. Flemish bond brick with vitrified
headers, thatched roof with gable-end brick stacks. Entrance now
to rear, blocked front doorway. 2-storey, 3-window front. 3-light
casement to left, C20 sash in blocked doorway, 12-pane sash to
right. 2-brick plat band to first floor; three 12-pane sashes.
Moulded brick cornice and flanking brick pilasters to sides. Coped
verges to roof. Right return has 12-pane sash to ground floor and
casements to attic. To left is attached single-storey extension in
timber-frame and brick, with hipped tiled roof. Rear has C20 door
and porch and C20 metal casements.
Interior said to have reeded fireplace surround with paterae and
similar detail to cupboards, which are inserted in blocked open
(Unpublished records of RCHM (England), Salisbury)

Listing NGR: SU1823021636

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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