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Kingston House

A Grade II Listed Building in Kingston Deverill, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.133 / 51°7'58"N

Longitude: -2.222 / 2°13'19"W

OS Eastings: 384560

OS Northings: 137108

OS Grid: ST845371

Mapcode National: GBR 1VX.WKG

Mapcode Global: VH97V.FSN8

Entry Name: Kingston House

Listing Date: 1 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1036402

English Heritage Legacy ID: 313386

Location: Kingston Deverill, Wiltshire, BA12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Kingston Deverill

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: The Deverills and Horningsham

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ST 83 NW
(south side)
5/165 Kingston House


Rectory, now holiday apartments. C18, extensively altered 1858 by
G.P. Manners of Bath. Coursed rubble stone, tiled roof, octagonal
brick stacks with toothing and stone moulded cappings. C17-style.
2-storey and attic, 10-windowed front with many gables of varying
heights, some to projecting wings. Blocked chamfered arched
doorway with hoodmould in 2-storey gabled porch with diagonal
buttresses to left of centre, either side are 3-light ovolo-moulded
mullioned and transomed casements. First floor moulded string
course, mainly cross windows. Attics in gables have 2-light
ovolo-mullioned casements, coped verges and ceramic ridge cresting.
Left return has large mullioned and transomed casements, early C18
two-light recessed chamfered mullioned casement to attic. Rear
has 2-storey canted bay with mullioned and transomed casements,
cross windows and large mullioned and transomed casements either
side and to first floor, three original attic gables with 2-light
recessed chamfered mullioned casements. To left is square 3-
stage tower with leaded spire, dentilled cornice, attached to left
are C19 and late C20 ranges, at right angles on north-west side is
barn with double-chamfered gabled archway, mostly C20 casements
including rooflights.
Interior has 4-panelled doors, stairs with stick balusters,
original 8-bay roof with collars. (Diocesan Records, Trowbridge.)

Listing NGR: ST8456037108

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

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