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The Warren

A Grade II Listed Building in Downton, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9928 / 50°59'34"N

Longitude: -1.7429 / 1°44'34"W

OS Eastings: 418138

OS Northings: 121521

OS Grid: SU181215

Mapcode National: GBR 528.Q4Y

Mapcode Global: FRA 767H.8SK

Entry Name: The Warren

Listing Date: 23 March 1960

Last Amended: 4 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1023891

English Heritage Legacy ID: 319647

Location: Downton, Wiltshire, SP5

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Downton

Built-Up Area: 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 HIGH STREET
SU 1821
(north side)
6/88 No 15 (The Warren)
(formerly listed as The Warren)
23/3/60

GV II

House, now hotel, at end of row. C15 roof over late C18
rebuilding. Flemish bond brick, tiled roofs, brick stacks. 5-bay
C15 roof, now 2-span roof. 2-storey, 6-window. Central C20 door,
up steps, in moulded case with flat wooden hood, to either side are
two plate-glass sashes. First floor has six plate-glass sashes;
all flush and in moulded architraves. Dentilled eaves. Right
return has tile-hung front gable with 2-light casements, rear gable
has French windows and one 12-pane sash. Rear 2-storey wings with
plate-glass sashes with hoodmoulds.
Interior has 5-bay roof over two former open halls, each of 2 bays
and separated by one bay. Fine roof over former western hall has
moulded arch-braced collar truss, 2 tiers of chamfered purlins with
curved wind braces. Plainer roof over former eastern hall has
chamfered arch-braced collar truss, but no wind bracing. Closed
trusses with wattle and daub panels. No smoke-blackening; C17
axial brick stack may replace timber-framed chimney. Ceilings
inserted in C16 to eastern hall. Internal fittings mostly early
C19; moulded ceiling cornice and panelled doors.
(Unpublished records of RCHM (England), Salisbury)


Listing NGR: SU1813421526

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