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The Grange, Shrewton

Description: The Grange

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 319855

OS Grid Reference: SU0671043924
OS Grid Coordinates: 406710, 143924
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1945, -1.9053

Location: Maddington Street, Shrewton, Wiltshire SP3 4JL

Locality: Shrewton
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP3 4JL

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Listing Text

SU 04 SE
(north side)
3/247 The Grange
Detached house. 1637 central range with early C19 parallel range to
front and mid-C19 parallel range to rear. Rendered front range,
flint and limestone C17 range, mid-C19 range in dressed limestone,
tiled roof with coped verges and brick stacks. Plan consists of
three parallel ranges, corridor between rear and Cl7 ranges. 2-
storey, 2-window front with 2-storey, one-window projecting range
to left. Half-glazed C19 door to left of Cl7 part, to right is 12-
pane tripartite sash, range to left has one 12-pane tripartite sash
to ground floor. First floor of Cl7 range has one 8-pane and one
12-pane tripartite sash, with tripartite sash to left range. Right
return of left range has two 12-pane sashes to ground floor and
tripartite sash to first floor. All windows to front have moulded
wooden architraves. Dentilled eaves. Right return of Cl7 range has
4-light ovolo-mullioned window and single ovolo-moulded casement
with hoodmoulds to ground floor, first floor has blocked 4-light
ovolo-mullioned window with hoodmould, attic has 3-light ovolo-
mullioned with hoodmould, datestone incised with 1637 above, to
right is gable of rear wing; 4-panelled door and two 16-pane sashes
to ground floor and one 16-pane sash to first, coped verges to both
ranges. Left return of Cl7 range has two small casements in beaded
stone cases to ground floor, first floor has two 2-light casements
in beaded cases, attic has two single ovolo-moulded casements, to
left is rear mid-C19 range with 16-pane sash to first floor of
gable. Rear of Cl9 service range has 3-light casement and planked
door to right, first floor has one 16-pane sash in moulded stone
Interior has good C17 features; room to right of front door has
open fireplace with chamfered timber lintel on stone jambs,
chamfered ceiling beam has carved rosettes and date 1637 and
initials RM, oak plank and muntin partition rises from ground to
first floor, some reset wainscot panelling on first floor.
Early C19 fittings to ground floor left; dentilled ceiling cornice,
6-panelled doors, marble fireplace and internal shutters, first
floor room over has fireplace with reeded surround. (Unpublished
records of RCHM (England), Salisbury).

Listing NGR: SU0671043924

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Source: English Heritage

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