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Willow House with Gate Piers and Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Biddestone, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4608 / 51°27'39"N

Longitude: -2.1966 / 2°11'47"W

OS Eastings: 386435

OS Northings: 173560

OS Grid: ST864735

Mapcode National: GBR 1R2.9H5

Mapcode Global: VH969.WJ2Z

Entry Name: Willow House with Gate Piers and Walls

Listing Date: 20 December 1960

Last Amended: 9 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1022836

English Heritage Legacy ID: 317137

Location: Biddestone, Wiltshire, SN14

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Biddestone

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: By Brook

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

BIDDESTONE THE GREEN
ST 8673
(north side)
9/47 Willow House with gate piers
20.12.60 and walls (Formerly listed as Willow
House)
GV II

House, dated 1730, built for S. Aldbourne; ashlar with stone tiled
roof, coped gables and ashlar end wall stacks. 3 storey, 5-window
range formal south front with channelled angle pilasters, plinth, 2
string courses, moulded cornice, parapet and small central
pediment with cartouche dated 1730. Windows segment-headed in
raised moulded surrounds, bead-moulded inner edge. 6-pane attic
windows. Ground and first floor windows with keystones to
surrounds, central first floor window is round-headed with
keystone, imposts and moulded spandrels to surround. 12-pane
sashes. Central doorcase, segmental arched with keystone, broken
pediment on scroll brackets over. Fielded panel door with
segmental overlight. 4 stone steps with C20 iron rails up.
Attached to house is coped stone garden wall ramped up to house and
to central stone gate piers with caps and ball finials. C20
wrought iron gates. To rear west side, 1908 2 storey range, not
of special interest.
Interior: Fine panelled room to ground floor right. Stone vaulted
cellar.


Listing NGR: ST8643573560

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