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Abbotstone House

A Grade II Listed Building in Whiteparish, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.0112 / 51°0'40"N

Longitude: -1.6544 / 1°39'15"W

OS Eastings: 424339

OS Northings: 123591

OS Grid: SU243235

Mapcode National: GBR 63J.GK8

Mapcode Global: FRA 76FF.THS

Plus Code: 9C3W286W+F6

Entry Name: Abbotstone House

Listing Date: 23 March 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1184644

English Heritage Legacy ID: 319794

Location: Whiteparish, Wiltshire, SP5

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Whiteparish

Built-Up Area: Whiteparish

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Whiteparish All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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SU 22 SW
(north side)
7/322 Abbotstone House

Detached house. Late C16, 1627/WS on right gable, ES/1718 on left
stack, late C18 and C19 additions. English bond brick, tiled roof,
brick stacks. T-plan, hall with cross wing. 2-storey, 5-window
front. Round-arched C20 door to right of former hall range, two
cross windows to left, 2-light chamfered mullioned and C19
mullioned and transomed window to right cross range. First floor
of hall range has 3-brick plat band, 2-light casement, blind window
with wavy voussoirs and C19 oriel, cross wing to right has bullnose
brick string course to first and attic floors, 3-light mullioned
and transomed window and 2-light ovolo-mullioned window with
datestone over, dating rebuilding. Attached to left is late C18
range with casements. Large external stack to left of hall range
is part of 1718 rebuilding of hall. Right return has external
stack, C19 ovolo-mullioned window and casement to ground floor,
bullnose string courses and ovolo-mullioned windows to first and
attic floors. Rear has 2-storey late C19 services to left, gabled
stair turret with 2-light casement to centre and 3-light and 2-
light wooden or cast-iron casements to right.
Interior: Open fireplaces with chamfered bressummers, planked doors
and 4-panelled C19 doors, winding stairs with octagonal newel.
First floor bedrooms in cross wing have reset C17 panelling, and
exposed timbers indicative of pre-1627 timber-framed house. The
162?iris datestone refers to the rebuilding of a timber-framed house
in brick, by William Stockman of Barford Park, now demolished. The
brickwork is particularly good. (Unpublished records of RCHM
(England), Salisbury).

Listing NGR: SU2433923591

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