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Solstice Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Amesbury, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1708 / 51°10'14"N

Longitude: -1.7682 / 1°46'5"W

OS Eastings: 416305

OS Northings: 141313

OS Grid: SU163413

Mapcode National: GBR 503.HSX

Mapcode Global: VHB5C.9TLT

Entry Name: Solstice Farm

Listing Date: 10 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1131065

English Heritage Legacy ID: 321367

Location: Amesbury, Wiltshire, SP4

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Amesbury

Built-Up Area: Amesbury

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Amesbury St Mary and St Melor

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

AMESBURY HOLDERS ROAD
SU 1641
(west side)
12/55 No 39 (Solstice Farm) and 41

II
Pair of experimental smallholders' dwellings. c1920-22 for the
Board of Agriculture and Fisheries. Cavity brickwork with slate
damp course, tiled roof. Two storeys, each cottage is of 2 bays
with roof carried down over single storey kitchen at gable ends.
Panelled door with 6 upper panes, and paned timber windows with
soldier course arches and tile drip course. Chamfered brick sills
bedded on tile. Roof sprocketed. Large 5-flue brick stacks on
hipped end to roof, and a 4-flue stack on party wall. Entrance to
No 41 has been altered to a glazed door, that to No 39 enclosed in
glazed porch. An example of a pair of dwellings using local
materials and traditional construction, following the initial
experimental dwellings.
(Country Life: 20th and 27th November 1920)


Listing NGR: SU1630541313

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