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Tennyson House

A Grade II Listed Building in Atworth, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3917 / 51°23'30"N

Longitude: -2.2174 / 2°13'2"W

OS Eastings: 384972

OS Northings: 165870

OS Grid: ST849658

Mapcode National: GBR 1RT.Q76

Mapcode Global: VH96P.J84Z

Entry Name: Tennyson House

Listing Date: 13 November 1962

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263047

English Heritage Legacy ID: 433404

Location: Atworth, Wiltshire, SN12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Atworth

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Atworth

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ATWORTH COMBE LANE
ST 86 NW
(west side) Stonar School
1/55 Tennyson House (formerly listed
as Cottles House)
13.11.62
GV II

Farm cottage, now school boarding house. Early C18, extended late
C19. Random rubble stone, stone slate roof with gable end stone
stacks with moulded cappings. Two-storey and attic, 5-window.
Central planked door in trellised porch, 3-light and 2-light
chamfered mullioned casements to left and two 3-light mullioned
casements to right. First floor has five 2-light mullioned
casements; end bays are C19 additions. Roof has four hipped attic
dormers with 2-light casements. Right return has C19 casement in
arched stone surround. Rear gabled stair turret to centre, C19
outshuts either side.
Interior has winding stairs to attic, chamfered beams, 4-panelled
and planked doors. Attached to rear facing road is gateway made up
of reused C18 mouldings from architraves or entablatures, possibly
from the C18 house pulled down and replaced by the present Stonar
School 1770s.


Listing NGR: ST8495065799

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