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8, the Close

A Grade II* Listed Building in Salisbury, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.0657 / 51°3'56"N

Longitude: -1.7953 / 1°47'42"W

OS Eastings: 414442

OS Northings: 129614

OS Grid: SU144296

Mapcode National: GBR 51F.2Y5

Mapcode Global: FRA 7649.DG3

Plus Code: 9C3W3683+7V

Entry Name: 8, the Close

Listing Date: 28 February 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1023586

English Heritage Legacy ID: 318967

ID on this website: 101023586

Location: The Friary, Wiltshire, SP1

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Salisbury

Built-Up Area: Salisbury

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

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No 8
SU 1429 NW 3/54 28.2.52.
Late C17 altered C18. Continuous wing and roof line of No 9 The Close qv.
2 storeys, attic and basement, colourwashed brick with brick hand between
storeys. Gable end old tile roof, the eaves bracketed at 1 ft spacing. 3
leaded dormers casements. The fenestration to main floors altered in C18
with 4 windows on 1st floor and 2 to left on ground floor, flush architrave
framed sashes, glazing bars intact. One C17 window remains to right hand
on ground floor, 2 light leaded casement with stone mullion and transom, stone
surround. Other traces of original windows: a blocked stone mullioned and
transomed window to right on 1st floor, above 1st floor windows remains of
stone heads the original ones. Off centre entrance with C19 glazed door with
flat hood on cut brackets and approached by 6 stone steps with C18 guard rails,
belled top standards. Basement has 3 2 light stone mullioned leaded casements.
Large chimney red brick with irregular group of shafts to left hand of ridge.

All the listed buildings in the Close form an outstanding group.

Listing NGR: SU1444229614

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