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Waterways, Downton

Description: Waterways

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 319601

OS Grid Reference: SU1771524227
OS Grid Coordinates: 417715, 124227
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0172, -1.7488

Location: Chapel Lane, Downton, Wiltshire SP5 4HF

Locality: Downton
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP5 4HF

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Listing Text

SU 12 SE
(east side) Charlton All Saints
4/42 Waterways


Detached cottage. Circa 1600, with C18 addition. Timber-framed
with English bond brick to south wall and west bay, thatched roof
gable-end brick stacks. Gable-end to road, 2 bays of c.1600, third
bay added to west. One storey and attic, 2 windows. C20 door on
south side, two 2-light and one 3-light metal casements, two
eyebrow dormers with 2-light casements. Left return is gable-end
to road with C20 external stack and C20 casement. Rear retains
square-panelled timber-framing, C20 metal casements. To east end
is late C19 single-storey extension with half-hipped tiled roof.
Interior has chamfered beams with fine vase-shaped stops, supported
on chamfered wall post, chamfered joists in east room, open
fireplace with chamfered lintel with concave stops, C18 planked
doors. 2-bay roof of c.1600 has tie-beam braced to jowled main
posts, with queen struts to collar and clasped purlins, wind
bracing. Continues to be occupied by Longford Estate's water
(Unpublished record of RCHM (England). Salisbury)

Listing NGR: SU1771524227

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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