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The Old Coach House worton House

A Grade II Listed Building in Devizes, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3161 / 51°18'57"N

Longitude: -2.035 / 2°2'6"W

OS Eastings: 397656

OS Northings: 157441

OS Grid: ST976574

Mapcode National: GBR 2VC.GB2

Mapcode Global: VHB4M.P51X

Plus Code: 9C3V8X87+CX

Entry Name: The Old Coach House worton House

Listing Date: 19 March 1962

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1272609

English Heritage Legacy ID: 448568

Location: Worton, Wiltshire, SN10

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Worton

Built-Up Area: Worton

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

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Listing Text

WORTON HIGH STREET
ST 95 NE
(south side)
7/355 Worton House and
The Old Coach-house
19.3.62
GV II

House, late C18, red brick with thin white joints and low pitched
slate valley roof and brick stacks. Three-storey formal north
front with full-height canted bays each side, ashlar plinth,
panelled sill-band, sill-course and modillion cornice with blocking
course. C19 plate glass sashes, 3 each floor to canted bays, one
to each floor in centre over 4-panel door in moulded arched
surround with traceried iron and cast lead fanlight framed by
engaged Roman Doric columns with entablature and pediment. Gauged
brick heads to all windows. Two-window west side with gauged brick
heads, 3-window rear with arched head to doorway. Long 2-storey
rear wing, The Old Coach-house, red brick and timber-frame with
imitation slates and various casement windows. Stable and loft at
south end. Sill plate and some wall-posts exposed to front. Said
to have been a pre-existing cottage joined to Worton House later
and extended to south. Worton House has some moulded plaster
cornices to front rooms. Said to have been built about 1789.


Listing NGR: ST9765657441

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