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Anvil Cottage and Cottage Adjoining to the North, Downton

Description: Anvil Cottage and Cottage Adjoining to the North

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 319639

OS Grid Reference: SU1707321391
OS Grid Coordinates: 417073, 121391
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9917, -1.7581

Location: The Headlands, Downton, Wiltshire SP5 3HL

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

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Listing Text

SU 1721
(west side)
5/80 Anvil Cottage and Cottage
adjoining to the north


Pair of cottages, in a row. Late C18. Flemish bond brick, tiled
roof with brick stacks. 2-storey, 3-window front. Two 4-panelled
doors and three 3-light leaded casements with segmental heads.
First floor has three 2-light casements. Straight joint between
left bay and two right bays. Left return is plastered with one
casement to first floor. Rear of Anvil Cottage has attached C19
extension with 2-light casements, rear of other cottage has C19 and
C20 extensions. The number 69 incised on stone on front relates to
a survey of 1784.
(Unpublished records of RCHM (England), Salisbury)

Listing NGR: SU1707321391

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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