Description: Leicester House
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 319593
OS Grid Reference: SU1755021507
OS Grid Coordinates: 417550, 121507
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9927, -1.7513
DOWNTON THE BOROUGH
( south side)
No 72 (Leicester House)
Semi-Detached house. Mid C17, early C18 bay added to east, refaced
c.1800. Painted Flemish bond brick, Welsh slate roof with brick
stacks. 2-storey, 3-window front. Central 4-panelled door with
side lights and classical surround, to either side is one 3-light
casement. First floor has one 2-light and two 3-light casements.
To rear are two 2-light casements and 4-panelled door, pointed
stair window with Y-tracery.
Interior has chamfered beam with ogee stops, fireplace with
chamfered lintel to west room, mid-C18 stairs with turned
balusters. Formerly timber-framed 2-bay cottage.
(Unpublished records of RCHM (England), Salisbury)
Listing NGR: SU1755021507
Source: English Heritage
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