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Berwick House and Outbuildings, Berwick St James

Description: Berwick House and Outbuildings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 March 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 320448

OS Grid Reference: SU0701439128
OS Grid Coordinates: 407014, 139128
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1514, -1.9011

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
(west side)
3/13 Berwick House
and outbuildings
(Formerly Listed as Berwick House)
Detached house. Early C19. Painted Flemish bond brick, hipped
Welsh slate roof, rendered brick stacks. Square house with rear
service courtyard. Two-storey, 4-windowed; sashes. Central 6-
panelled door with fanlight and panelled reveals in round-arched
case with flat wooden hood; up 6 stone steps with cast iron
balustrade, tripartite and 8-pane sash to right, segmental-headed
cellar casements either side. First floor has four 12-pane
sashes. One gabled attic dormer with leaded 2-light casement,
hipped roof with deep eaves on paired brackets. Left return,
garden front, has cast-iron verandah with glazed roof on scrolled
brackets and columns, C20 French windows, first floor has two 12-
pane sashes, two gabled dormers to roof with 6-pane sashes. Rear
has two slightly projecting stacks with offsets, 12-pane sashes and
6-panelled door. Right return has 6-panelled door with transom
light and flat wooden hood on brackets to service entrance porch,
early C20 bathroom over, 12-pane sashes either side and 6-panelled
door to left. Interior has 6-panelled doors with beading, moulded
plaster ceiling cornices, white marble reeded fireplace surround to
drawing room, mid C18-style stairs with turned balusters and shaped
cheeks. Attached to right return are single storey cob
outbuildings enclosing service yard, hipped slate roof, attached to
this by cob wall is 5-bay cob cartshed with tiled hipped roof and
open front. House probably a rebuild.
(Unpublished records of RCHM (England), Salisbury)

Listing NGR: SU0701439128

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Source: English Heritage

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