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A Grade II Listed Building in Westbury, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.2588 / 51°15'31"N

Longitude: -2.1823 / 2°10'56"W

OS Eastings: 387373

OS Northings: 151089

OS Grid: ST873510

Mapcode National: GBR 1TM.128

Mapcode Global: VH979.4M4B

Entry Name: Peacehouse

Listing Date: 29 December 1950

Last Amended: 31 March 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1036271

English Heritage Legacy ID: 313063

Location: Westbury, Wiltshire, BA13

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Westbury

Built-Up Area: Westbury

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Westbury

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Nos 6 and 8 (Peacehouse)
(Formerly listed as
ST 8751 SW 4/5 No 6 only)


C15 and C16 altered.
No 6: A 2 storey block on light rubble stone plinth with a spur buttress,
upper part timber framed with brick infilling. Pantile roof. 2 twin casements
on 1st floor, one on ground floor to right. Return front to left with ancient
3 plank double thickness nail studded door in later plain lattice wood porch;
one casement window to right. No 6 was originally a small 3 bay house gable
end to road, thatched. Below, on ground floor, the heavily moulded Tudor
cross beams are retained on the ground floor. This was extended to form present
house and join the later No 8.
No 8: Now appears as a later wing to left with an 'L' plan. Built of rubble,
gable end to road with alternate thick and thin coursing. Pantile roof.
2 ranges of C19 casements on left hand wing, one on ground floor of right
hand wing. One ledged door on each wing with modern porches. The older origins
of this house are indicated by an internal wall said to be 8 ft thick and
by the now roofed over hip visible from the roof space of No 6.

Listing NGR: ST8737351089

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

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