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Ashley Leigh

A Grade II Listed Building in Box, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.4147 / 51°24'52"N

Longitude: -2.269 / 2°16'8"W

OS Eastings: 381387

OS Northings: 168439

OS Grid: ST813684

Mapcode National: GBR 0Q7.94P

Mapcode Global: VH96G.MPBW

Entry Name: Ashley Leigh

Listing Date: 20 December 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1022722

English Heritage Legacy ID: 316869

Location: Box, Wiltshire, SN13

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Box

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Box

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


Ashley Leigh
20 12 60


House, late C18 and early C19, ashlar and some rubble stone with
Bridgwater-tiled main range. Two storeys. Main range is part
ashlar fronted of c1820-30 but with rubble stone west end,
possibly earlier but incorporated under overall moulded cornice and
parapet. Coped gables, end wall stacks and ridge stack between the
two parts. Ashlar section is 2-window range of 12-pane sashes,
paired to left on each floor, single to first floor right over 6-
pane Regency style door with hood on brackets. Floors are framed
by raised strip at angles and across at platband, first floor sill-
course and under cornice. West section, one window range with
upper triple window, 8-pane sashes with taller centre light, ground
floor similar arrangement with door and flanking 8-pane lights. At
east end, ashlar, stone-tiled range with coped gable, in form a
schoolroom or chapel, single-storey with blocked centre door
reached by stone steps up and 12-pane sash each side. East end
coped gable, 12-pane sash and blocked 2-light gable window. To
rear of main range is early C19 ashlar former pair of houses with
slate mansard roof, coped gables, end-wall and ridge stacks. Two
storeys, 3-window range of 12-pane sashes with raised band and sill
course. Three upper sashes, ground floor 2 sashes and 2 doors,
alternating, doors with hoods on brackets. Left door is blocked.

Listing NGR: ST8138768439

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