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The Ovens

A Grade II Listed Building in Roundway, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3683 / 51°22'5"N

Longitude: -1.9828 / 1°58'57"W

OS Eastings: 401296

OS Northings: 163246

OS Grid: SU012632

Mapcode National: GBR 2TV.3KB

Mapcode Global: VHB48.LV4Y

Entry Name: The Ovens

Listing Date: 3 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1243312

English Heritage Legacy ID: 447029

Location: Devizes, Wiltshire, SN10

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Roundway

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

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Listing Text

ROUNDWAY FOLLY ROAD
SU 06 SW
5/204 The Ovens

II

House, C15 to C17 with C20 alterations, roughcast over timber-
frame with half-hipped thatched roof, ridge and east end stacks.
Single storey and attic with long C20 first-floor flat-roofed
projection each side. South front has ground floor casements with
cambered heads and two doors, north front has some exposed framing
and a curved stair projection.
Interior: probably former hall house with one cruck truss and
windbraces visible. Large centre stack with chamfered and stopped
spine beam to east and similarly detailed centre beam to west end
room. Complex moulded stops of 2 bars and a scroll with an incised
design on chamfer. Timber-lintel fireplaces.


Listing NGR: SU0129663246

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

Description

ROUNDWAY FOLLY ROAD
SU 06 SW
5/204 The Ovens

II

House, C15 to C17 with C20 alterations, roughcast over timber-
frame with half-hipped thatched roof, ridge and east end stacks.
Single storey and attic with long C20 first-floor flat-roofed
projection each side. South front has ground floor casements with
cambered heads and two doors, north front has some exposed framing
and a curved stair projection.
Interior: probably former hall house with one cruck truss and
windbraces visible. Large centre stack with chamfered and stopped
spine beam to east and similarly detailed centre beam to west end
room. Complex moulded stops of 2 bars and a scroll with an incised
design on chamfer. Timber-lintel fireplaces.


Listing NGR: SU0129663246

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