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Latitude: 50.9927 / 50°59'33"N
Longitude: -1.7513 / 1°45'4"W
OS Eastings: 417550
OS Northings: 121507
OS Grid: SU175215
Mapcode National: GBR 528.N1P
Mapcode Global: FRA 766H.CJY
Entry Name: Leicester House
Listing Date: 4 July 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1300646
English Heritage Legacy ID: 319593
Location: Downton, Wiltshire, SP5
Civil Parish: Downton
Built-Up Area: Downton
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
Church of England Parish: Downton St Lawrence
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
DOWNTON THE BOROUGH
( south side)
No 72 (Leicester House)
Semi-Detached house. Mid C17, early C18 bay added to east, refaced
c.1800. Painted Flemish bond brick, Welsh slate roof with brick
stacks. 2-storey, 3-window front. Central 4-panelled door with
side lights and classical surround, to either side is one 3-light
casement. First floor has one 2-light and two 3-light casements.
To rear are two 2-light casements and 4-panelled door, pointed
stair window with Y-tracery.
Interior has chamfered beam with ogee stops, fireplace with
chamfered lintel to west room, mid-C18 stairs with turned
balusters. Formerly timber-framed 2-bay cottage.
(Unpublished records of RCHM (England), Salisbury)
Listing NGR: SU1755021507
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