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The Old Dower House, Maiden Bradley with Yarnfield

Description: The Old Dower House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 January 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 321199

OS Grid Reference: ST8021738709
OS Grid Coordinates: 380217, 138709
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1473, -2.2842

Location: 27 B3092, Maiden Bradley, Wiltshire BA12 7HW

Locality: Maiden Bradley with Yarnfield
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA12 7HW

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Listing Text

ST 83 NW
(west side)
4/93 The Old Dower House
(formerly listed as
6.1.66 Seymour House)
Detached house. Early C19. Stucco, hipped Welsh slate roof with
brick stacks. Two-storey, 3-window front. Central door with 4
round-arched panels, semi-circular fanlight in panelled reveals,
flanked by Ionic pilasters from removed portico, centre bay
projects slightly, flanking 12-pane sashes with margin-panes.
First floor has three 12-pane margin-pane sashes. Left return has
bay with French windows, C19 conservatory to left, 12-pane sashes
to first floor. Right return has 3-light leaded casement, 30-pane
sash and planked door, to services. Rear wing on south side is
original; 20-pane and 16-pane sashes, wing to north is later C19
addition with 12-pane sashes.
Interior has original features; open stair hall with stick
balusters and continuous wreathed handrail. Various doors; 8-
panelled ground floor doors probably brought here from Bradley
House. Drawing room with grey marble fireplace, late C19
Elizabethan-style fireplace and plaster frieze in dining room.

Listing NGR: ST8021738709

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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