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The Round House, Durnford

Description: The Round House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 321442

OS Grid Reference: SU1293736742
OS Grid Coordinates: 412937, 136742
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1298, -1.8165

Location: Durnford, Wiltshire SP4 6AW

Locality: Durnford
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP4 6AW

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Listing Text

SU 13 NW
(west side)

8/131 The Round House

House. Late C18, possibly enclosing earlier work in rear wing.
Flint laced brick. Tiled roof. Two storeys and cellar, and
attic. Originally two bays, now two with central stair hall and
entrance on south under rustic porch. Plat band. Panelled room,
paned timber casement windows. Remodelled early C19 when two
storey yellow brick rounded bays added to each gable end, and whole
building reroofed with cogged eaves. Two hipped dormers, rear wing
possibly north service end of earlier 2-bay building.
Interior: C19 stair with open-well inserted at remodelling. Rear
wing has open gable fireplace, now blocked, with double ovolo-
moulded lintel, and moulded shelf and C17 panelling over, probably
ex-situ. Flat-roofed kitchen extension on north side of wing,

Listing NGR: SU1293736742

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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