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The Swiss Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Zeals, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.082 / 51°4'55"N

Longitude: -2.3141 / 2°18'50"W

OS Eastings: 378096

OS Northings: 131452

OS Grid: ST780314

Mapcode National: GBR 0V7.3RK

Mapcode Global: FRA 6618.8UY

Entry Name: The Swiss Cottage

Listing Date: 9 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1131072

English Heritage Legacy ID: 321289

Location: Zeals, Wiltshire, BA12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Zeals

Built-Up Area: Bourton

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Upper Stour

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ST 73 SE
(east side)
6/183 The Swiss Cottage
Detached house. Late C19. Rockfaced limestone with brick
dressings to ground floor, timber-framing with brick nogging to
first floor, tiled roof with ceramic ridge cresting, diagonally-set
brick stacks. Single-storey and attic. T-plan. Original porch
with diamond glazing and half-glazed door in south angle between
wing and south range, single-light and 2-light cast-iron casements
to right, one gabled dormer with 2-light casement and finial to
gable. Wing projecting to left has 3-light casement to ground
floor, square bay and to jettied attic bay with gable. Range to
left has single-light casement. Left return has ground floor 3-
light casement and jettied attic with gable and 3-light casement.
Right return has similar windows to ground floor and jetty over;
all casements are cast-iron. Rear has no windows, single-storey
extension with slate roof. Interior not accessible at time of
survey (October 1986). Said to have been built by the Chafyn-
Grove family of Zeals House (q.v.), an excellently preserved
example of this genre.

Listing NGR: ST7809631452

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

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