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6, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Sherston, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5716 / 51°34'17"N

Longitude: -2.213 / 2°12'46"W

OS Eastings: 385333

OS Northings: 185877

OS Grid: ST853858

Mapcode National: GBR 1PP.K8Y

Mapcode Global: VH95Q.LRFL

Entry Name: 6, High Street

Listing Date: 12 December 1951

Last Amended: 3 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1199749

English Heritage Legacy ID: 318108

Location: Sherston, Wiltshire, SN16

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Sherston

Built-Up Area: Sherston

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Sherston Magna

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

SHERSTON HIGH STREET
ST 8485-8585
(east side)
8/111 No 6
(formerly listed as Foresters'
Arms)
12.12.51
GV II

Former Inn, now house and solicitor's office. Circa 1710 with
early C19 alterations and extensive internal C20 re-ordering.
Colourwashed render to west front, coursed rubble to rear range
with stone dressings and gabled stone slate roof with end brick
stacks. L-shaped plan. Two-storey, 3-window west front.
Ground floor windows are wide 12-pane sashes in blocked surrounds,
upper windows are narrow early C18 eighteen-pane sashes in similar
surrounds. Central doorway with stone shell hood on ornately
carved brackets and 6-panel C20 door. Rusticated quoins and
moulded coved cornice which develops into a proto-pediment above
the central upper window.


Listing NGR: ST8533385877

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