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The Manse, Downton

Description: The Manse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 319683

OS Grid Reference: SU1747121390
OS Grid Coordinates: 417471, 121390
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9916, -1.7524

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

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Listing Text

SU 1721
(east side)
5/124 The Manse


Detached house, now manse to baptist church. Late C18 with
addition to south of 1857. Flemish bond with diapers in vitrified
headers to C19 part, tiled roof to C18 part, Welsh slates to C19
build. 2-storey 3-window. C20 door to right, to left is 2-light
casement and to right is blind window with segmental head and
keystone, C20 outshut to left, first floor has 2-light casement to
left and 12-pane sash and blind window to right, both segmental-
headed with keystones. Dentilled eaves to C18 build on left.
Right return has 9-pane and 12-pane sashes with keystones, first
floor has flush vitrified band and two 16-pane sashes. Pilasters
to sides. Left return has 1 and 2-light casements. Rear has 16-
pane sashes to ground floor and first floor has 16-pane and 9-pane
Interior not inspected. Similar C19 details to Baptist Church
(q.v.) of 1857. (VCH, Wiltshire Vol. XI, 1980, P.50).

Listing NGR: SU1747121390

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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