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26, Holders Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Amesbury, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.1744 / 51°10'27"N

Longitude: -1.7694 / 1°46'9"W

OS Eastings: 416218

OS Northings: 141707

OS Grid: SU162417

Mapcode National: GBR 503.9GW

Mapcode Global: VHB5C.8RY2

Entry Name: 26, Holders Road

Listing Date: 10 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1131062

English Heritage Legacy ID: 321360

Location: Amesbury, Wiltshire, SP4

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Amesbury

Built-Up Area: Amesbury

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Amesbury St Mary and St Melor

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SU 1641
(east side)

12/48 No 26

Experimental smallholder's dwelling, 1919-20, by the Department of
Scientific and Industrial Research for the Board of Agriculture
and Fisheries, architect W.R. Jaggard. Colourwashed rendered cob
on high brick sill walls, Roman tiled roof. Two storeys, 2 bays.
Entrance in single storey wing on south side. Three panelled door.
Timber windows with wide timber lintels and brick chamfered sills.
Partly external stack with tiled shoulders. One of the original
five experimental houses built to achieve economies using local
materials and revived traditional methods. Cob originally exposed,
rendered later.
(Jaggard, W.R., 'Report on the Work of the Department at Amesbury,
Wiltshire' 1921; Building Research Special Report No 5 1922;
Clough Williams Ellis: 'Building in Cob, Pise and Stabilised
Earth' 1922, reissued and edited by J. & E. Eastwick Field)

Listing NGR: SU1621841707

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