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Cormhaye, Amesbury

Description: Cormhaye

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 321363

OS Grid Reference: SU1634841216
OS Grid Coordinates: 416348, 141216
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1700, -1.7675

Location: Holders Road, Amesbury, Wiltshire SP4 7PH

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

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Listing Text

SU 1641
(east side)

12/51 No 124 (Cormhaye)

Experimental smallholder's dwelling. 1919-20, for the Board of
Agriculture and Fisheries. Smooth rendered cob with rounded
corners on tarred brick sill. Plain tiled roof. Two storeys, 2
bays, with single storey wing containing entrance, a bead-moulded
door. Paned timber windows with tile drip and no sills. Later
extension to rear. Roof hipped and stacks rendered. One of the
second group of experimental houses built to achieve economies in
(Building Research Report No 5, 1922; Country Life, 20th and 27th
November 1920; Clough Williams Ellis, Building in Cob, Pise, and
Stabilised Earth, 1922, later reissued and edited by J. & E.
Eastwick Field)

Listing NGR: SU1634841216

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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