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The White House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Highworth, Swindon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6307 / 51°37'50"N

Longitude: -1.7122 / 1°42'43"W

OS Eastings: 420016

OS Northings: 192469

OS Grid: SU200924

Mapcode National: GBR 4TK.RY8

Mapcode Global: VHC0Q.88PR

Entry Name: The White House

Listing Date: 26 January 1955

Last Amended: 20 September 1979

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1023387

English Heritage Legacy ID: 318484

Location: Highworth, Swindon, SN6

County: Swindon

Civil Parish: Highworth

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Highworth with Sevenhampton and Inglesham

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


1.
5410 HIGHWORTH WESTROP
(west side)
The White House
(formerly listed under
Lechlade Road)
SU 2092 SW 18/355 26.1.55
SU 1992 SE 18/355

II* GV

2.
Mid C18 with late C17 premises to rear. Two and a half storeys red brick
with blue headers. Plaster coved cornice. Stone slate roof. Two gabled
dormers. Two gable end brick chimneys with moulded capping to left with central
breaks to moulding. Four windows, glazing bar sashes in flush moulded frames
first floor, one on ground floor. Door off-centre left - mid C19 6 panels
- under swept iron hood on slender iron support. Segmental headed coachway
to left with reeded pilasters (to Jesmond House Yard). Long extension to
rear tailing off with pony stable with loft over and rounded corner.
Interior: staircase resited, turned balusters. A certain amount of panelling.
Ground floor rear room has niche cupboard, lattice cupboard and C18 door with
rising hinges. On first floor landing is a lead lined slop basin.


Listing NGR: SU2001692469

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