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West Kennett House

A Grade II Listed Building in Avebury, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.4142 / 51°24'51"N

Longitude: -1.8384 / 1°50'18"W

OS Eastings: 411331

OS Northings: 168370

OS Grid: SU113683

Mapcode National: GBR 3VS.B0G

Mapcode Global: VHB45.2QY6

Plus Code: 9C3WC576+MJ

Entry Name: West Kennett House

Listing Date: 22 August 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1251318

English Heritage Legacy ID: 433995

Location: Avebury, Wiltshire, SN8

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Avebury

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

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East Kennett


SU 16 NW
(north side)
5/53 West Kennett House

House. c1800. Flemish brickwork with concealed slate roof. Three
storeys and basements, 5 bays. Central 6-panelled door over 6
steps and within a Tuscan portico. Plat band between the raised
ground floor and upper floors, and dentilled cornice. Low parapet
over. Twelve-paned sashes with concealed boxes, and gauged brick
lintels. Nine-pane sashes to second floor and 6-pane to basement.
Gable stacks with moulded stone caps. C19 kitchen wing to rear of
right side, and 2-storey lean-to across remainder of back
Interior has dog leg stair in stair hall, and moulded fireplace
with marble slips between arched recesses to drawing room to left
of hall.

Listing NGR: SU1133168370

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