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Sturford Mead

A Grade II Listed Building in Corsley, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2013 / 51°12'4"N

Longitude: -2.243 / 2°14'34"W

OS Eastings: 383120

OS Northings: 144703

OS Grid: ST831447

Mapcode National: GBR 1V3.PR7

Mapcode Global: VH97N.22LF

Entry Name: Sturford Mead

Listing Date: 5 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1194491

English Heritage Legacy ID: 313724

Location: Corsley, Wiltshire, BA12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Corsley

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Corsley and Chadmanslade St Margaret of Antioch

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

CORSLEY FROME ROAD
ST 84 Sii
(south side)
10/86 Sturford Mead
II
Detached house. Circa 1820 for a Mr. Fussell. Limestone ashlar,
Welsh slate hipped roof, stone stacks with moulded cappings. Two-
storey, 5-window front; centre bay breaks forward. Central portico
with 4 fluted columns and low pediment, 5-panel inner door with
margin-pane sidelights and transom light, two 15-pane sashes either
side. Plat band to first floor, five 12-pane sashes, deep eaves on
brackets. Left return has single-storey bow with 15-pane sashes
and French windows, later C19 square bay with rounded corners and
French windows to left, first floor has sashes, lead rainwater
goods. Rear has 15-pane sashes to ground floor, 12-pane sashes to
first floor. Rear wing, said to be early C20, in similar style,
but with casements facing garden. Attached to right of main front
is rubblestone service wing with sashes.
Interior: Entrance hall has segmental archway with fanlight leading
to stairhall; open well stone stairs with cast-iron balustrade,
moulded wreathed handrail; in similar style to stairs at Corsley
House (q.v.), toplit. Main rooms have marble fireplaces, some
probably reset during occupancy of Lord Bath during 1950's, 4-
panelled doors in moulded architraves with rosettes. Likely that
same architect designed this house and the rebuilding of Corsley
House.


Listing NGR: ST8312044703

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