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Yew Trees

A Grade II Listed Building in Bratton, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.2731 / 51°16'23"N

Longitude: -2.1271 / 2°7'37"W

OS Eastings: 391226

OS Northings: 152666

OS Grid: ST912526

Mapcode National: GBR 1TH.31S

Mapcode Global: VH97B.28TD

Entry Name: Yew Trees

Listing Date: 11 September 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1036517

English Heritage Legacy ID: 313664

Location: Bratton, Wiltshire, BA13

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Bratton

Built-Up Area: Bratton

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Bratton St James the Great

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ST 9152
(north side)
11/27 Yew Trees
Detached house. Mid to late C18. Flemish bond brick, tiled
mansard roof to right hand range, left hand range plain tiled,
coped verges and gable end brick stacks. Two-storey, 3-window late
C18 entrance front. Central 6-panelled door in panelled reveals
with semi-circular fanlight and flat wooden hood on brackets, 20-
pane sash either side. Plat band to first floor; three 12-pane
sashes. Moulded stone cornice to plain brick blocking course.
Three raking dormers with 6-pane sashes to lower pitch of mansard.
Range attached to left, probably mid C18, has five 12-pane
segmental-headed sashes, 3-brick plat band to first floor; two 9-
pane sashes and three blocked sashes; two 6-pane sashes to
segmental-headed dormers. Left return in good English bond brick
has unusual diagonal brick buttresses with ogee swept copings.
Interior not accessible at time of survey (May 1986). Front of
house rebuilt following fire in 1789. Occupied by the Whitaker
family till 1940; Jeffery Whitaker opened a school here c1740
which closed c1820.
(M. Reeves, Sheep Bell and Ploughshare, 1978)

Listing NGR: ST9122652666

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