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Diana's House, Amesbury

Description: Diana's House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 10 January 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 321341

OS Grid Reference: SU1534641854
OS Grid Coordinates: 415346, 141854
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1757, -1.7818

Location: A345, Amesbury, Wiltshire SP4 7EX

Locality: Amesbury
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP4 7EX

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Listing Text

SU 1541
(west side)

11/30 Diana's House

Gatehouse to Amesbury Abbey (q.v.). 1600. Flint, with stone
quoins and dressings. Fissile stone slate roofs. Two storeys,
triangular block with octagonal stair tower attached to south.
Moulded string courses and eaves. Moulded architraves to 12-pane
C18 windows. Stair tower of 4 stages with double chamfered square
stone windows. Ogee roofs, stair tower has band of fishscale
slates. Ashlar stone stack external to south-west face of main
block. Inscription over 4-centred ground floor door reads 'Diana,
her hous 1600.' Diana is alleged to have been a mistress of Edward

Listing NGR: SU1534641854

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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