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294 and 295, Ablington, Figheldean

Description: 294 and 295, Ablington

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 321478

OS Grid Reference: SU1578646883
OS Grid Coordinates: 415786, 146883
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2209, -1.7753

Location: Avon Banks, Figheldean, Wiltshire SP4 8JX

Locality: Figheldean
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP4 8JX

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Listing Text

SU 14 NE
(north side)

2/168 Nos 294 and 295

House, now 2 dwellings, 1631. Timber framed with brick noggings,
some wattle and daub to first floor. Thatched roof. Two.storeys
and attics, and cellar under south end. 'L'-plan, comprising a
north-south main range across lie of land, 2 bays with central half
bay containing stack, and contemporary wing on west of north bay,
of 1 bay. Framing restored. Two panels high to ground floor, one
panel to first floor, jettied on all sides, the joist ends shaped,
and shaped brackets under extensions of wall plates. Door in re-
entrant angle, to No 295, and similar half glazed door to No 294
inserted in restored gable end to wing. Paned timber windows.
Double purlin roof, half hipped at gables. Rebuilt 3-flue brick
stack, and brick stack added to north side of wing externally.
Interior: Parlour at south end, and living room in wing have deep
chamfered spine beams with ogee stops. Straight wind braces to
purlins in roof and rafters pegged. Main fireplaces blocked.
Later stairs. No 295 has, in south parlour, C17 panelling on two

Listing NGR: SU1578646883

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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