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76 and 78, the Island

A Grade II Listed Building in Horningsham, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.1695 / 51°10'10"N

Longitude: -2.264 / 2°15'50"W

OS Eastings: 381637

OS Northings: 141169

OS Grid: ST816411

Mapcode National: GBR 0T4.QD7

Mapcode Global: VH97M.PVZV

Entry Name: 76 and 78, the Island

Listing Date: 11 September 1968

Last Amended: 1 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1200332

English Heritage Legacy ID: 313352

Location: Horningsham, Wiltshire, BA12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Horningsham

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: The Deverills and Horningsham

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ST 84 SW
(west side)
2/131 Nos 76 and 78 (formerly
listed as No 78 The Island)


Two semi-detached houses. Mid C18. Coursed rubble stone with
chamfered rusticated quoins, tiled hipped roof, brick stacks to
rear. 'L'-plan with No 76 on main front. Two-storey, 3-windowed;
sashes. Central 6-panelled door in beaded architrave with pediment
on consoles, 12-pane sash in beaded architraves either side, plat
band at sill level. First floor has three sashes in beaded
architraves. Attic has two hipped dormers with 2-light casements.
Right and left returns have one sash in beaded architrave to ground
and first floor, plat band. Rear wing has gabled porch to No 76,
two 2-light casements and one 2-light chamfered mullioned casement,
first floor has two chamfered mullioned casements and one 2-light
casement, gabled attic dormer. Rear of wing has C20 casements and
2-light mullioned casements. Main range has external brick stack
and lean-to brick extension.
Interior has 6-panelled doors, central stairs with boarded-over
balusters. This was probably the mill owner's house of the woollen
mill and factory which stood close by up until mid C19.

Listing NGR: ST8163741169

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

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