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The Chestnuts

A Grade II Listed Building in Upper Seagry, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.5242 / 51°31'27"N

Longitude: -2.0765 / 2°4'35"W

OS Eastings: 394789

OS Northings: 180589

OS Grid: ST947805

Mapcode National: GBR 2RS.9V9

Mapcode Global: VH95Z.YYLF

Entry Name: The Chestnuts

Listing Date: 20 December 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1022390

English Heritage Legacy ID: 316071

Location: Seagry, Wiltshire, SN15

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Seagry

Built-Up Area: Upper Seagry

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Seagry

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

ST 98 SW

4/305 The Chestnuts



House, mid C18, red brick with ashlar dressings, stone slate roof
and ashlar end stacks. Two storeys and attic, five-window range.
Ashlar plinth, string course, cornice and parapet, ramped up each
end. Ashlar angle piers with mouldings carried around and raised
moulded surrounds to 12-pane sashes. Centre 6-panel door with
overlight in raised moulded surround with scroll pediment on
brackets and centre urn. Brickwork between upper windows has some
blank brick decoration. Three gabled dormers. Brick south east
rear wing, 3-window range of large 12-pane sashes, upper sashes
breaking eaves. Range parallel to front in north east angle, with
north end stack.
(Illustrated in Draycot Estate sale catalogue 27.7.1920 p96; N.
Pevsner Wiltshire 1975 464)

Listing NGR: ST9478980589

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