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Vine Cottage, Downton

Description: Vine Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 319637

OS Grid Reference: SU1707521360
OS Grid Coordinates: 417075, 121360
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9914, -1.7581

Location: The Headlands, Downton, Wiltshire SP5 3HP

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

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Listing Text

SU 1721
(west side)
5/78 Vine Cottage


Semi-detached cottage. C16, C17 bay added to south, rebuilding of
front wall c1800. Flemish stretcher bond brick to front, refacing
of a timber-frame, thatched roof with brick stacks. Outshut. 2-
storey, 3-window front. Half-glazed door with thatched canopy to
right of centre, to left are two 2-light casements, one 2-light
casement to right. First floor has three 2-light casements. Brick
stacks have toothed capping. Left return has tile-hung first
floor, with fishscale tiles, and two single casements. To rear is
rebuilt outshut replacing integral outshut, C20 eyebrow dormers.
RCHM recorded evidence of smoke-blackening in roof, C17 chamfered
beam with runout stops to inserted ceiling. C16 origin as cottage
open to roof, similar to The Cottage (q.v.) to which it is
(Unpublished records of RCHM (England), Salisbury).

Listing NGR: SU1707521360

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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