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Crowood House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Ramsbury, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4554 / 51°27'19"N

Longitude: -1.5967 / 1°35'48"W

OS Eastings: 428116

OS Northings: 173017

OS Grid: SU281730

Mapcode National: GBR 5Y5.R3X

Mapcode Global: VHC1K.8PQ3

Entry Name: Crowood House

Listing Date: 27 August 1966

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1365471

English Heritage Legacy ID: 310649

Location: Ramsbury, Wiltshire, SN8

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Ramsbury

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

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Listing Text

SU 27 SE RAMSBURY CROWOOD LANE

4/191 Crowood House

27.8.66
II*

Mansion. Late C17 and early C19. Stucco on brick, slate roofs. 2-
storey and attic. Central block of 5 bays in the early structure,
rendered plat band and raised quoins, now containing full length
hall. C17 wings attached to both sides, projecting 2 bays forward
and containing library and services. Parallel roofed rear block
with stair and reception rooms, probably early C19. Central broad
6-panel door in panelled reveals, up 4 steps within Roman Doric
portico with side balustrades. 15-pane sashes with stone sills.
Pilasters either side of portico rise to steep pitched pediment
above eaves level containing festoon and roundel. Dentilled eaves
cornice. 3 flat roofed dormers in hipped roof. Rear block early
C19, 12-pane sashes and canted bay to dining room and to side
elevation. Late C18 extension in brick to right, 3 bays, each with
hipped roof behind parapet and 2-light Gothick timber windows.
Interior: Hall has reset early C17 panelling with fluted
doorcases, timber fire surround and hardwood floor. 6-panel doors.
Drawing room to rear has plaster cornice and marble fireplace.
Panelled shutters to splayed window reveals.


Listing NGR: SU2811673017

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