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26, Holders Road, Amesbury

Description: 26, Holders Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 321360

OS Grid Reference: SU1621841707
OS Grid Coordinates: 416218, 141707
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1744, -1.7694

Location: Holders Road, Amesbury, Wiltshire SP4 7PP

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

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Listing Text

SU 1641
(east side)

12/48 No 26

Experimental smallholder's dwelling, 1919-20, by the Department of
Scientific and Industrial Research for the Board of Agriculture
and Fisheries, architect W.R. Jaggard. Colourwashed rendered cob
on high brick sill walls, Roman tiled roof. Two storeys, 2 bays.
Entrance in single storey wing on south side. Three panelled door.
Timber windows with wide timber lintels and brick chamfered sills.
Partly external stack with tiled shoulders. One of the original
five experimental houses built to achieve economies using local
materials and revived traditional methods. Cob originally exposed,
rendered later.
(Jaggard, W.R., 'Report on the Work of the Department at Amesbury,
Wiltshire' 1921; Building Research Special Report No 5 1922;
Clough Williams Ellis: 'Building in Cob, Pise and Stabilised
Earth' 1922, reissued and edited by J. & E. Eastwick Field)

Listing NGR: SU1621841707

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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