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Amberley cobden House

A Grade II Listed Building in Box, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.4158 / 51°24'56"N

Longitude: -2.2482 / 2°14'53"W

OS Eastings: 382833

OS Northings: 168557

OS Grid: ST828685

Mapcode National: GBR 1RL.2F2

Mapcode Global: VH96G.ZP91

Entry Name: Amberley cobden House

Listing Date: 20 December 1960

Last Amended: 24 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1363620

English Heritage Legacy ID: 317014

Location: Box, Wiltshire, SN13

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Box

Built-Up Area: Box

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Box

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


3/152 Cobden House and Amberley
(formerly listed as Nos I and 2
Townsend Villas)

20 12 60

Two houses, C17 or early C18, ashlar fronted with stone tiled
roofs, coped gables end wall stacks and ridge stack. Two and a
half storeys. Cobden House has formal double front with 2 dormer
gables, moulded conices over ground and first floors, raised side
strips and moulded plinth. Two 16-pane attic windows with cornices
over, 16-pane windows to main floors and central blank 2-light
flush cyma-moulded window over door in raised moulded surround with
hood on carved brackets. Cl9 door. C19 paralled rear range.
Amberley, to left, has one dormer gable and 2-window range below.
Moulded plinth. Attic 2-light flush cyma-moulded window with
dripstone, first- floor originally two 2-light recessed hollow-
moulded mullion windows with dripstone, one altered for C19 sash,
and ground floor Cl9 sash and door in chamfered surround with hood
on brackets. Fragment of a dripcourse to left. North end lean-to
and C19 parallel rear range.

Listing NGR: ST8283668555

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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