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Westrop House and West Service Extension to Westrop House

A Grade II Listed Building in Highworth, Swindon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6301 / 51°37'48"N

Longitude: -1.7135 / 1°42'48"W

OS Eastings: 419926

OS Northings: 192401

OS Grid: SU199924

Mapcode National: GBR 4TK.RLJ

Mapcode Global: VHC0Q.79Z7

Entry Name: Westrop House and West Service Extension to Westrop House

Listing Date: 20 September 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1184675

English Heritage Legacy ID: 318365

Location: Highworth, Swindon, SN6

County: Swindon

Civil Parish: Highworth

Built-Up Area: Highworth

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Highworth with Sevenhampton and Inglesham

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


1.
5410 HIGHWORTH CRICKLADE ROAD
(north side)
Westrop House and
west service extension
to Westrop House
SU 1992 SE 18/254

II GV

2.
1878. Built for William Crowdy, Lord of the Manor. Two storeys, attic and
basement. Creeper covered ashlar, band over ground floor. Cornice and parapet.
Hipped slate valley roof with 2 ashlar chimneys with moulded capping. Six
bays, centre 2 slightly recessed, glazing bar sashes, attic windows including
central lunette concealed. Central 2 ground floor bays semi-circular Doric
portico with box porch to 6 panel studded door with side lights and a pair
of knockers.
Rear elevation: flanking angled bays and square portico with Doric columns.
Tripartite window above with blind side lights.
Interior: square stair hall with coved ceiling lit by lunette to front, stone
stairs with sweeping cast iron honey suckle pattern balustrade. A number
of good original features retained eg: enriched cornices to ceiling, door
furniture with ivory inlay, columned fireplace in dining room.


Listing NGR: SU1993392405

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