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De Vaux House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Salisbury, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.0621 / 51°3'43"N

Longitude: -1.7964 / 1°47'47"W

OS Eastings: 414360

OS Northings: 129214

OS Grid: SU143292

Mapcode National: GBR 51F.8NK

Mapcode Global: FRA 7639.ZXQ

Plus Code: 9C3W3663+RC

Entry Name: De Vaux House

Listing Date: 28 February 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1259073

English Heritage Legacy ID: 446165

Location: Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Salisbury

Built-Up Area: Salisbury

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

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1594 (West Side)
No 6 (De Vaux House)
SU 1429 SW 5/356 28.2.52.
C17-18 front. 2 storeys and attic. Brick with lst floor string. Coved eaves
cornice and tile hung gable facing front at right hand. Old tile roof. 2 hipped
dormers. Irregular casement windows, some C19 light and some modern leaded,
and rectangular bay window centrally under gable on lst floor with interesting
carved scroll and mask wooden brackets, probably C15. Small stone buttress
at right hand corner. 2 doors - the left hand door with 3 centred arched head,
probably C15, ledged with cusped panel enrichment to upper part and flat arched
bottom panels with enriched tops. The right hand door early C19 pointed arched
with applied panel strips on ledged door. North wall of flint with stone quoins.
Carved wood Angel holding coat of arms over left hand door, C14-C15.
Originally part of the College de Valle founded by Bishop Giles Bridport in
1261 as a theological college which continued there until the Dissolution.
No 9 De Vaux Place qv and No 8 St Nicholas's Road qv were also part of it.

Nos 6 & 8 form a group with No 9 De Vaux Place.

Listing NGR: SU1435929210

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