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Bounds Close, Ebbesborne Wake

Description: Bounds Close

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 320340

OS Grid Reference: ST9916924234
OS Grid Coordinates: 399169, 124234
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0175, -2.0132

Location: Duck Street, Ebbesborne Wake, Wiltshire SP5 5JN

Locality: Ebbesborne Wake
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP5 5JN

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Listing Text

(east side)

6/114 Bounds Close


Detached cottage. Early C17. Dressed limestone, half-hipped
thatched roof, brick and stone stacks. L-plan, gable end to road.
Single storey and attic, 2 windows. C20 planked door to centre,
large stone lateral stack with offsets to left, 2-light casement to
right, 2 eyebrow dormers with 2-light casements to attic. Left
return is gable end to road; two 2-light casements, the left one
in blocked doorway, one 2-light casement to attic, coped verge.
Rear has 3-light casement to ground floor, and 2-light to attic
with small light lighting stairs. Projecting wing to left of rear
has 2-light casements to ground floor and to attic. Right return
has 2-light casements.
Interior has deeply chamfered beams with stepped stops, open
fireplaces with chamfered timber lintels with rounded corners on
chamfered stone jambs, said to have smoke-blackened roof timbers
which suggests an earlier building open to the roof and
subsequently floored in C17.

Listing NGR: ST9916924234

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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