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Rainscombe House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wilcot, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3727 / 51°22'21"N

Longitude: -1.7645 / 1°45'52"W

OS Eastings: 416487

OS Northings: 163769

OS Grid: SU164637

Mapcode National: GBR 4XL.YGR

Mapcode Global: VHB4D.CRJJ

Entry Name: Rainscombe House

Listing Date: 4 June 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1035750

English Heritage Legacy ID: 311814

Location: Wilcot, Wiltshire, SN8

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Wilcot

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

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Listing Text

SU 16 SE (east side)

6/177 Rainscombe House

House. c1810, by T. Baldwin of Bath. Roman cement on brick, with
slate roof. Two storeys, attic and cellars, 5 x 3 bays. Garden
front has portico with paired Ionic columns and wide glazed
entrance. Central bay has flanking niches and is raised with a
cornice. Facade also has slightly raised ends also with niches.
Basement rusticated below ground floor windows. Twelve-paned
sashes, but 8-paned to centre of first floor which has fascia and
cornice. Moulded eaves and double hipped roofs with flat roofed
dormers. Side elevation has central entrance with flanking
pilasters from C20 portico; now removed.
Interior has large hall leading to stair at rear, and flanking
reception rooms.

Listing NGR: SU1648763769

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

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