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Piggotts, Compton Chamberlayne

Description: Piggotts

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 320714

OS Grid Reference: SU0293529796
OS Grid Coordinates: 402935, 129796
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0675, -1.9595

Location: High Street, Compton Chamberlayne, Wiltshire SP3 5DA

Locality: Compton Chamberlayne
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP3 5DA

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Listing Text

(east side)

4/128 Piggotts


Semi-detached cottage. Late C17 with C18 rear drawing room.
Dressed limestone, hipped thatched roof, brick stacks. Two-storey,
2-window. Glazed C20 door in thatched porch to right of centre
with 3-light and single-light casement in blocked doorway to left
and 2-light casement to right. First floor has 2-light and 3-light
casements, insurance disc over porch. Right return has two
rendered raking buttresses, 16-pane sash and single-light ovolo-
moulded casement to ground floor, first floor has 2-light and 3-
light casements, former roofline and straight joint between front
and rear ranges visible. Rear has 16-pane sash to drawing room, 3-
light casement to first floor, attached to right is single-storey
former dairy with planked door and 16-pane sash.
Interior has deeply chamfered beams with stepped stops, open
fireplace with chamfered lintel on stone jambs, planked doors and
winding stairs in south east corner of front range. Rear C18
drawing room has door with 6 fielded panels, Adam-style fireplace
with fluted pilasters and wheat-ear ornament, flanking cupboards
with fluted pilasters to dentil cornice, shaped shelves.

Listing NGR: SU0293529796

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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