History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Hawkswell House

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheverell Parva, Wiltshire

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 51.2796 / 51°16'46"N

Longitude: -2.0157 / 2°0'56"W

OS Eastings: 399004

OS Northings: 153381

OS Grid: ST990533

Mapcode National: GBR 2VS.M7B

Mapcode Global: VHB4V.03RD

Plus Code: 9C3V7XHM+RP

Entry Name: Hawkswell House

Listing Date: 25 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1182149

English Heritage Legacy ID: 311951

Location: Cheverell Parva, Wiltshire, SN10

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Cheverell Parva

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Find accommodation in


ST 95 SE
(south side)
5/47 Hawkswell House
Large house, now flats, 1914-20 by Arthur Campbell Martin of Egham
for Col C. Audry. Hand made brickwork of excellent quality, and
tiled roofs. 'E'-plan with entrance in central projecting 2-storey
block. Doorway recessed, with three orders of brick arches and
composite tile keystone. Moulded brick springings. Cross braced
oak door with leaded fanlight. Windows to ground floor 12-pane
sashes to 3 bays to right of porch, 8-pane sashes the three bays to
left. First floor has leaded casement windows. Wide boxed eaves.
Wings project by 2 bays with part-external stacks to gable ends
carrying diamond set flues. Hipped dormers to attic floor. Tall
brick stacks with moulded brick cornices. On left two parallel
ranges gabled to east. Roofs hipped, with valleys laced. Gables
raised as parapets. Service yard to right has tall water tower
with pyramidal roof.
Interior: Short hall and stair with barley-sugar oak balusters and
heavy handrail. Drawing room to left, and music room to rear with
shallow bow window. Cornices. Bolection moulded wood fire
surrounds with black and white marble slips. Three panelled doors.
Converted to four flats by MoD before second world war. Martin
worked in the manner of Lutyens at Dauntsey's School, West
Lavington, and Sandhurst, also worked on restoration projects at
North Wraxall and Guisborough Hall.

Listing NGR: ST9900453381

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.