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Summer House to Rear of Old Wardour House

A Grade II Listed Building in Donhead St. Andrew, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0357 / 51°2'8"N

Longitude: -2.089 / 2°5'20"W

OS Eastings: 393856

OS Northings: 126266

OS Grid: ST938262

Mapcode National: GBR 2YL.STR

Mapcode Global: FRA 66JC.S0Q

Entry Name: Summer House to Rear of Old Wardour House

Listing Date: 6 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1318790

English Heritage Legacy ID: 320808

Location: Donhead St. Andrew, Wiltshire, SP3

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Donhead St. Andrew

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Donhead St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

DONHEAD ST. ANDREW WARDOUR PARK
ST 92 NW (east side)

4/24 Summer house to rear of Old
Wardour House

GV II

Summer house, now annexe to house. Late C17. Limestone ashlar,
tiled roof. Two-storey, 4-window; sashes. C20 panelled door in
round-arched surround with keystone and imposts to left of centre,
two 9-pane fixed leaded round-arched windows to right and one to
left of door, all with keystones and imposts to architraves, small
leaded windows between. Plat band above keystones; four 9-pane
sashes in plain architraves with sill band to first floor, moulded
cornice to plain blocking course. Left return has large square
opening, plat band and one 9-pane sash in plain architrave to first
floor, blocking course and gable with coping. Right return has C20
panelled door. Interior not inspected. Attached to right is shell
of 2-storey C17 stables with no roof and unglazed mullioned
windows. One of a series of buildings built against the south wall
of Old Wardour Castle bailey. Possibly the 'Banketting House'
built 1687.
(DOE Guide - Old Wardour Castle, 1968)


Listing NGR: ST9385626266

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