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Court House

A Grade II Listed Building in Aldbourne, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.4815 / 51°28'53"N

Longitude: -1.6214 / 1°37'16"W

OS Eastings: 426389

OS Northings: 175902

OS Grid: SU263759

Mapcode National: GBR 5XY.4WS

Mapcode Global: VHC1J.V164

Entry Name: Court House

Listing Date: 22 August 1966

Last Amended: 6 March 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1034188

English Heritage Legacy ID: 310484

Location: Aldbourne, Wiltshire, SN8

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Aldbourne

Built-Up Area: Aldbourne

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

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Listing Text

(west side)

9/24 Court House
(formerly listed under The Green,
22.8.66 Old Court House)


Mansion house, C16, C18 and later. Original core structure of
flint and chalkstone and later sections in diaper brickwork. Tiled
roofs. Core building of 2-storey, cellar and attics. 2 widths.
East facade rendered and given an approximately symmetrical
elevation in C18. Gable with raised verge and hollow chamfered 2-
and 3-light windows with arched heads and label moulding. North
ground floor window of 3-lights chamfered mullions. To this is
added a parallel east block faint with brick dressings. 2-storey, 4
bays, 1 room thick. 12-pane sashes with keystone in flat arches,
plat band and rendered raised quoins. Door in second bay. Brick
dentilled eaves and hipped tiled roof. Similar parallel extension
has been added to west gable to north end, also diaper brick with
tiled roof, but rendered on north side.
Internally panelled shutters. The building is reputedly
associated with the Goddard manor house at Upham (q.v.) and became
site of bell foundry from 1694 to mid C18, associated with the
families of Corr, Starre and Read.

Listing NGR: SU2638975902

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

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