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Keeper's Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in North Wraxall, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4811 / 51°28'51"N

Longitude: -2.2444 / 2°14'39"W

OS Eastings: 383122

OS Northings: 175817

OS Grid: ST831758

Mapcode National: GBR 1QT.3CG

Mapcode Global: VH969.11TG

Entry Name: Keeper's Cottage

Listing Date: 9 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1183672

English Heritage Legacy ID: 317581

Location: North Wraxall, Wiltshire, SN14

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: North Wraxall

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: North Wraxall

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

NORTH WRAXALL WRAXALL PARK
ST 87 NW
2/477 Keeper's Cottage

II

Gamekeeper's cottage, 1847, built for Methuen estate. Brick faced
in petrified moss with slate eaves roof and ridge stack. 2-storey
centre gabled to front and single storey wines. Picturesque cottage
style. Centre with fretted bargeboards and finial, ceramic Methuen
arms gable plaque, first floor casement pair and ground floor
canted bay with slate roof and casement windows. Side wall to west
has casement pair and to east has plank door both with grotesque
head keystone. Wings have end gables with bargeboards, finial and
pendant surviving to east gable. Casement pair to each wing on
south side with grotesque head keystone and similar window and
keystone to end walls. Rear gable of main range has bargeboard with
finials and pendant, door on east side. The unusual cladding
material is found in the brook adjacent.


Listing NGR: ST8312275817

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