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Castle House

A Grade II Listed Building in Calne, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4376 / 51°26'15"N

Longitude: -2.0063 / 2°0'22"W

OS Eastings: 399658

OS Northings: 170952

OS Grid: ST996709

Mapcode National: GBR 2SV.X5C

Mapcode Global: VHB42.54Q9

Entry Name: Castle House

Listing Date: 19 May 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246408

English Heritage Legacy ID: 455089

Location: Calne, Wiltshire, SN11

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Calne

Built-Up Area: Calne

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Calne and Blackland St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


CALNE

ST9970 CASTLE STREET
755-1/5/8 (South side)
19/05/50 No.7
Castle House

II

House. 1770. Demolished behind the facade c1970. By Robert
Adam. Limestone ashlar, 2 ashlar ridge stacks and slate hipped
roof with conical section to the centre. Neo-classical style.
2 storeys; 9-window range. A symmetrical front has a plat
band, fluted frieze, modillion cornice and blocking course;
6/6-pane sashes; the centre section set forward containing a
shallow 3-window bow, with a central door with eared
architrave and floating cornice. Lead downpipe in the left
re-entrant. INTERIOR: completely rebuilt.
HISTORICAL NOTE: built onto a mid C17 house which stood facing
the road, from which a fine fire surround and panelling was
transferred to No.3 Market Hill (qv).
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N & Cherry B: Wiltshire:
London: 1963-1975: 156).


Listing NGR: ST9965870952

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