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Thatchings, Downton

Description: Thatchings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 319608

OS Grid Reference: SU1762423799
OS Grid Coordinates: 417624, 123799
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0133, -1.7501

Location: Lower Road, Downton, Wiltshire SP5 4HQ

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

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Listing Text

SU 12 SE
(west side)
4/49 Thatchings


Detached cottage. Late C17, rebuilt mid C18. Square-panelled
timber-framing to south side, Flemish bond brick to north side,
thatched roof, gable-end brick stacks. Gable-end to street, doors
on returns. South front of 2 storeys and 1 window has C20 door and
C20 metal casements either side, one 2-light casement to first
floor. Gable has one C20 casement and initials W/GI in vitrified
headers. Right return has glazed C20 door and metal casements,
brick scratched with date 1751 below eaves. To west is added bay
in English bond brick.
Interior has chamfered beam with runout stops and open fireplaces
with chamfered lintels.
(Unpublished records of RCHM (England), Salisbury)

Listing NGR: SU1762423799

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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