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The Comedy

A Grade II Listed Building in Christian Malford, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5159 / 51°30'57"N

Longitude: -2.0413 / 2°2'28"W

OS Eastings: 397227

OS Northings: 179662

OS Grid: ST972796

Mapcode National: GBR 2RV.SVK

Mapcode Global: VHB3N.K5P8

Entry Name: The Comedy

Listing Date: 25 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1022468

English Heritage Legacy ID: 316266

Location: Christian Malford, Wiltshire, SN15

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Christian Malford

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Christian Malford

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

CHRISTIAN MALFORD MAIN ROAD
ST 97 NE
(north side)
5/142 The Comedy
II
House, early C19 remodelling of C18 house, roughcast with low-
pitched slate hipped roof and rear stacks. Two storey, 5 window
front of sashes in plain rendered surrounds, 16-pane above, 20-pane
below and centre 6-panel door with depressed-arched fanlight. A
C19 ashlar Roman Doric porch of two columns and pilaster responds
has been added, removed from a house in Devizes. Rubble stone end
walls with brick at rear upper angles. North-west rear wing,
possibly C18, in painted brick with ridge stack and coped north
gable. Casement pair and triple casement above, door and triple
casement below. Late C19 north-east rear wing. Said to
originate c1720 as two cottages, have been remodelled 1805 and
extended 1880. Part of the Meux estate in Cl9.


Listing NGR: ST9722779662

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