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Summer House to Rear of Old Wardour House, Donhead St Andrew

Description: Summer House to Rear of Old Wardour House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 320808

OS Grid Reference: ST9385626266
OS Grid Coordinates: 393856, 126266
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0357, -2.0890

Location: Donhead St Andrew, Wiltshire SP3 6RP

Locality: Donhead St Andrew
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP3 6RP

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Listing Text

ST 92 NW (east side)

4/24 Summer house to rear of Old
Wardour House


Summer house, now annexe to house. Late C17. Limestone ashlar,
tiled roof. Two-storey, 4-window; sashes. C20 panelled door in
round-arched surround with keystone and imposts to left of centre,
two 9-pane fixed leaded round-arched windows to right and one to
left of door, all with keystones and imposts to architraves, small
leaded windows between. Plat band above keystones; four 9-pane
sashes in plain architraves with sill band to first floor, moulded
cornice to plain blocking course. Left return has large square
opening, plat band and one 9-pane sash in plain architrave to first
floor, blocking course and gable with coping. Right return has C20
panelled door. Interior not inspected. Attached to right is shell
of 2-storey C17 stables with no roof and unglazed mullioned
windows. One of a series of buildings built against the south wall
of Old Wardour Castle bailey. Possibly the 'Banketting House'
built 1687.
(DOE Guide - Old Wardour Castle, 1968)

Listing NGR: ST9385626266

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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