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The Old Coach House

A Grade II Listed Building in Semington, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3432 / 51°20'35"N

Longitude: -2.1478 / 2°8'52"W

OS Eastings: 389800

OS Northings: 160470

OS Grid: ST898604

Mapcode National: GBR 1SH.PSY

Mapcode Global: VH96X.QHDM

Entry Name: The Old Coach House

Listing Date: 29 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1252238

English Heritage Legacy ID: 435199

Location: Semington, Wiltshire, BA14

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Semington

Built-Up Area: Semington

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Semington

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SEMINGTON CHURCH STREET
ST 86 SE
(off south side)
4/186 The Old Coach House
GV II

Coach house and stables, to Semington House (q.v.), now detached
house. 1790s. Limestone ashlar front, rear and returns rubble
stone, Welsh slate hipped roof, ashlar stacks. Two-storey and
attic, 3-window. Large elliptically-arched double doors to left,
smaller arched opening to right with recessed porch for C20
entrance, contains half-glazed door brought here from Semington
House. First floor has elliptically-arched sashes, large 24-pane
to centre flanked by smaller 12-panes, gable over with pigeon holes
for dovecote. Single-storey former stable attached to right with
two 2-light flush mullioned casements, 5-step stone mounting block
against front. Former stable and tack room to left has two planked
doors and 2-light mullioned casement. Right return has inserted
C20 bow window. Rear has C20 casements.
Interior converted to dwelling during 1970s, but some fittings such
as iron bridle hangers and tethering rings retained. Built for the
Bruges family of Semington House.


Listing NGR: ST8980060470

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

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