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Chalkhill House, Downton

Description: Chalkhill House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 March 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 319563

OS Grid Reference: SU1816421647
OS Grid Coordinates: 418164, 121647
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9939, -1.7425

Location: Barford Lane, Downton, Wiltshire SP5 3QA

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

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Listing Text

SU 1821
(west side)
6/4 Chalkhill House
(formerly listed as The Vicarage)

- II

Detached house. C17 rear range with front range of 1784. Flemish
bond brick, tiled roof, brick stacks. L-plan. 2-storey, 6-window
front. Centre 2 bays break forward, half-glazed door with 12-pane
sash to left, to right and left are two 12-pane sashes. First floor
has six 12-pane sashes. Pediment over two centre bays, dentilled
eaves. Reset datestone at base of wall: 1640/I.C. probably dates
the rear range. Right return has two blind windows to first floor,
and external stack, C17 range has 3-light and 2-light chamfered
mullioned windows with hoodmoulds and one 4-light casement, first
floor has 16-pane sash and 3-light sash, one hipped dormer to roof
with 2-light casement. Left return is windowless, quoin at base of
wall is inscribed TL/1784. Rear has scattered fenestration, mainly
Interior has late C18 newel stairs with stick balusters, marble
fireplace to first floor has corniced mantel, internal shutters to
front windows. (Unpublished records of RCHM (England, Salisbury).

Listing NGR: SU1816321651

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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