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Dean and Chapter House, Tilshead

Description: Dean and Chapter House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 319883

OS Grid Reference: SU0315047965
OS Grid Coordinates: 403150, 147965
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2309, -1.9563

Location: Chapter Rise, Tilshead, Wiltshire SP3 4SB

Locality: Tilshead
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP3 4SB

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Listing Text

SU 04 NW
(north side)
1/274 Dean and Chapter House
Detached house. Cl7 and early C18, front wall rebuilt late C18.
English garden wall bond brick, timber-framing and cob, thatched
roof with gable end brick stacks. 2-storey, 3-window. Central 6-
panelled door in C19 porch with tiled roof, either side is 24-
pane sash with segmental head. First floor has three 24-pane
sashes. Brick incised with TL 1785, dates rebuilding of wall.
Right return is rendered and windowless. Left return is cob, no
windows, but attached C19 lean-to with pantiled roof. Rear is
rendered timber-frame; one 2-light and two 3-light casements to
ground floor, first floor has three 3-light casements.
Interior said to have deeply chamfered beams and Cl7 roof with
reused smoke-blackened timbers. The property of Salisbury Dean and
Chapter in C18 and C19 and leased by them to Oswald Kite in 1728,
as newly built. (Unpublished records of RCHM (England), Salisbury).

Listing NGR: SU0315047965

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Source: English Heritage

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