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Melrose House, Figheldean

Description: Melrose House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 321491

OS Grid Reference: SU1527047120
OS Grid Coordinates: 415270, 147120
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2231, -1.7827

Location: High Street, Figheldean, Wiltshire SP4 8JT

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

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Listing Text

SU 14 NE
(west side)

2/181 Melrose House

House. Mid C17. Timber framed, with brick and flint banded
noggings, gables stone quoined, with dispersed stone and flint.
Thatched roof. Two storeys, 2 bays with central half bay
containing entrance, parlour to south side, living room on north,
with a timber framed single bay rear extension. Central panelled
door with stone frame, thatched canopy on brackets. Canted paned
bay windows either side and C17 oriel windows on single carved
brackets to chambers above, each with a pent tiled roof, and tall
timber framed gable. Carved pendants to barge boards. Date over
porch reads 1666. C17 brick stacks. To rear, various tile hung
extensions of c1920. Interior: Not seen. Large open fireplaces
to both gable ends with timber lintels. Oven to northern end.
Secondary stair in corner of parlour.

Listing NGR: SU1527047120

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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