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Round House

A Grade II Listed Building in Swindon, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.6654 / 51°39'55"N

Longitude: -1.8112 / 1°48'40"W

OS Eastings: 413152

OS Northings: 196310

OS Grid: SU131963

Mapcode National: GBR 4T1.JX8

Mapcode Global: VHB30.KDBM

Plus Code: 9C3WM58Q+5G

Entry Name: Round House

Listing Date: 1 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1198062

English Heritage Legacy ID: 317896

Location: Marston Maisey, Wiltshire, SN6

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Marston Maisey

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Meysey Hampton with Marston Meysey

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

Round House

Watchman's cottage for Thames and Severn canal. 1790.
Pebbledashed brick, with limestone dressings to doors and windows.
Originally with inward sloping lead roof. 3 storeys stabling on
ground level. Earth ramp to 1st floor door. Doors and windows
narrow and with pointed arches. All openings blocked. Pebbledash
applied in C20 replacing original rendering.
Interior has fireplace to first floor and stair to top floor within
wall thickness. Chimney. Group value with bridge (q.v.) lock
vestiges and gate pier. (Household, H. Thames and Severn Canal,

Listing NGR: SU1315296310

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