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Latitude: 51.1729 / 51°10'22"N
Longitude: -1.7677 / 1°46'3"W
OS Eastings: 416338
OS Northings: 141546
OS Grid: SU163415
Mapcode National: GBR 503.HWG
Mapcode Global: VHB5C.9SV6
Entry Name: 60, Holders Road
Listing Date: 10 October 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1131063
English Heritage Legacy ID: 321362
Location: Amesbury, Wiltshire, SP4
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
AMESBURY HOLDERS ROAD
12/50 No 60
Experimental smallholder's dwelling, 1919-20, by Department of
Scientific and Industrial Research for the Board of Agriculture and
Fisheries, architect W.R. Jaggard. Brick in stretcher bond with
irregular headers, probably with cavity. Tiled roof. Two storeys
2 bays. Entrance to west gable end, a C20 door recessed in a
moulded timber frame, and flanking 6-pane sash windows. Front has
9 and 12-pane sashes with brick soldier course and brick sills.
Roof hipped, with gablets and boxed eaves. Central brick stack.
Single storey section to rear. Interior has precast concrete first
floor. Roof tiles nailed to battens and boarded under rafters.
One of the original five experimental houses built to achieve
economies using local materials and new methods.
(Jaggard, W.R., 'A Report on the Work of the Department at
Amesbury, Wiltshire', 1921; Building Research Report No 5,
1922; Country Life, 20th and 27th November 1920
Listing NGR: SU1633841546
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