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46 and 47, Folly Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Melksham Without, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3895 / 51°23'22"N

Longitude: -2.1724 / 2°10'20"W

OS Eastings: 388102

OS Northings: 165616

OS Grid: ST881656

Mapcode National: GBR 1RW.X5G

Mapcode Global: VH96Q.9BDP

Entry Name: 46 and 47, Folly Lane

Listing Date: 13 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1194728

English Heritage Legacy ID: 314407

Location: Melksham Without, Wiltshire, SN12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Melksham Without

Built-Up Area: Shaw (Wiltshire)

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Shaw and Whitley

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

(south side)

1/190 Nos 46 and 47


House, now divided into two. Late C17 to late C18. Rubblestone
with stone slate roof and ashlar stacks. L-plan house but added
wing makes it a square. 2 storeys with attic. 2 windows.
Original C17 entrance (No 46) is at right angles to Folly Lane.
Door to left has drip mould, to right is 4-light ovolo moulded
mullion window with king mullion and drip mould. First floor has
2-light and 3-light ovolo mullioned window with drip moulds, gabled
attic has one 2-light ovolo mullioned window with drip mould.
Right return and entrance front of No 47 has gable with small round
headed window to right top, C20 window to ground. C20 porch has
copy mullioned window and abuts C18 wing, with 3-light ovolo
mullion to right. First floor has two 2-light mullioned windows
in gabled eaves. To rear is C20 extension and three mullioned
windows. Interior not inspected. This house was an estate
cottage of Shaw Hill House (demolished early C20) and the
additional wing with copied mullioned windows is said to be estate
work of C18.

Listing NGR: ST8810265616

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

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