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11 and 13, High Street, Downton

Description: 11 and 13, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 319646

OS Grid Reference: SU1811621518
OS Grid Coordinates: 418116, 121518
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9928, -1.7432

Location: B3080, Downton, Wiltshire SP5 3PG

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

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Listing Text

SU 1821
(north side)
6/87 Nos 11 and 13


Pair of cottages in row. Early C15 roof, rebuilt in present form
mid C19. Header bond brick, tiled roof, brick axial stack and
gable-end stacks. 7-bay roof. 2-storey, 6-window. Two 4-panelled
doors with tiled canopies, central round-arched entry with planked
door, two 2-light and two 3-light casements. First floor has four
4-light and two single casements. Dentilled eaves. Rear has 2-
light casements. RCHM records 7-bay C15 roof; eastern pair of bays
over former open hall with smoke-blackened arch-braced truss.
Closed truss with raking queen struts to collar divides 5 smoke-
blackened bays from 2 bays with clean roof timbers. Chamfered
beams to ceiling of ground floor.
(Unpublished records of RCHM (England), Salisbury)

Listing NGR: SU1811021521

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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