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Magna House, Berwick St James

Description: Magna House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 320444

OS Grid Reference: SU0714539244
OS Grid Coordinates: 407145, 139244
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1524, -1.8992

Location: B3083, Berwick St James, Wiltshire SP3 4TS

Locality: Berwick St James
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP3 4TS

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Listing Text

SU 03 NE
(east side)
3/9 Magna House
Detached house. Mid C17, extended c1700. Flint and limestone
chequers to C17 build, rubble stone to later build, C20 concrete
tiled roof, brick stacks. Two-storey, 3-window; casements. Four-
panelled door with flat wooden hood on brackets to centre, two 3-
light C20 steel casements to left and one to right. First floor
has three wooden 3-light casements. Eaves raised c1700 when
extension to south added. Coped verges, right stack with some
stone. Right return has blocked attic window. Left return has 1-
light recessed chamfered casement. Interior not accessible at time
of survey (August 1985), but RCHM recorded deep chamfered beam and
open fireplace with chamfered lintel on stone jambs to C17 build,
north room of this refitted late C18 with fielded overmantel with
cornice and pilastered recesses with cusped ogee-headed front and
shaped shelves, first floor planked door with wooden latch.
(Unpublished records of RCHM (England), Salisbury)

Listing NGR: SU0714539244

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Source: English Heritage

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