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Cormhaye

A Grade II Listed Building in Amesbury, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.17 / 51°10'11"N

Longitude: -1.7675 / 1°46'3"W

OS Eastings: 416348

OS Northings: 141217

OS Grid: SU163412

Mapcode National: GBR 503.PXJ

Mapcode Global: VHB5C.9VXH

Entry Name: Cormhaye

Listing Date: 10 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1182570

English Heritage Legacy ID: 321363

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
(east side)

12/51 No 124 (Cormhaye)

II
Experimental smallholder's dwelling. 1919-20, for the Board of
Agriculture and Fisheries. Smooth rendered cob with rounded
corners on tarred brick sill. Plain tiled roof. Two storeys, 2
bays, with single storey wing containing entrance, a bead-moulded
door. Paned timber windows with tile drip and no sills. Later
extension to rear. Roof hipped and stacks rendered. One of the
second group of experimental houses built to achieve economies in
construction.
(Building Research Report No 5, 1922; Country Life, 20th and 27th
November 1920; Clough Williams Ellis, Building in Cob, Pise, and
Stabilised Earth, 1922, later reissued and edited by J. & E.
Eastwick Field)


Listing NGR: SU1634841216

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