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Wellesley Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Downton, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9938 / 50°59'37"N

Longitude: -1.7416 / 1°44'29"W

OS Eastings: 418231

OS Northings: 121636

OS Grid: SU182216

Mapcode National: GBR 528.QHK

Mapcode Global: FRA 767H.3BY

Entry Name: Wellesley Cottage

Listing Date: 4 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1023854

English Heritage Legacy ID: 319562

Location: Downton, Wiltshire, SP5

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Downton

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Downton St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

DOWNTON BARFORD LANE
SU 1821
(east side)
6/3 Wellesley Cottage

GV II

Cottage at end of row. Mid-C18. Flemish bond brick with vitrified
headers, thatched roof with gable-end brick stacks. Entrance now
to rear, blocked front doorway. 2-storey, 3-window front. 3-light
casement to left, C20 sash in blocked doorway, 12-pane sash to
right. 2-brick plat band to first floor; three 12-pane sashes.
Moulded brick cornice and flanking brick pilasters to sides. Coped
verges to roof. Right return has 12-pane sash to ground floor and
casements to attic. To left is attached single-storey extension in
timber-frame and brick, with hipped tiled roof. Rear has C20 door
and porch and C20 metal casements.
Interior said to have reeded fireplace surround with paterae and
similar detail to cupboards, which are inserted in blocked open
fireplace.
(Unpublished records of RCHM (England), Salisbury)


Listing NGR: SU1823021636

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