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Down House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wylye, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.1391 / 51°8'20"N

Longitude: -1.9907 / 1°59'26"W

OS Eastings: 400747

OS Northings: 137762

OS Grid: SU007377

Mapcode National: GBR 2XK.FK5

Mapcode Global: VHB5F.FMYL

Entry Name: Down House

Listing Date: 21 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1146213

English Heritage Legacy ID: 320570

Location: Wylye, Wiltshire, BA12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Wylye

Built-Up Area: Wylye

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Middle Wylye Valley

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SU 03 NW
(west side)
2/136 Down House
Detached house. Late C17, rear wing mid C18, some alterations late
C20. Dressed limestone, tiled roof with gable end brick stacks and
coped verges. L-plan. Two-storey, 3-windowed; casements.
Central door with 6 fielded panels in beaded case with C20 flat
wooden hood, C20 three-light mullioned casement either side. First
floor retains three 3-light recessed chamfered mullioned casements.
Left return has one blocked chamfered light to attic, C18 rear wing
has 2-light casement. Rear of main build has 12-pane sash and
attached C20 flat-roofed extension and conservatory, first floor
has 3-light and 2-light leaded casement and 3-light steel casement.
Rear wing to right has two 2-light recessed chamfered mullioned
casements, 2-light and 3-light steel casements, original 3-light
leaded casement to first floor, roof hipped to gable end.
Interior has good late C17 closed string stairs with turned
balusters and wide moulded handrail, chamfered beams and 4 and 6-
panelled doors.

Listing NGR: SU0074737762

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

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