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A Grade II Listed Building in Melksham, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3494 / 51°20'57"N

Longitude: -2.0788 / 2°4'43"W

OS Eastings: 394608

OS Northings: 161144

OS Grid: ST946611

Mapcode National: GBR 2TX.98J

Mapcode Global: VH96Y.XBDX

Plus Code: 9C3V8WXC+PF

Entry Name: Fairholme

Listing Date: 19 March 1962

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1272799

English Heritage Legacy ID: 447693

Location: Seend, Wiltshire, SN12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Seend

Built-Up Area: Seend

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

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Listing Text

ST 9461
(north side)
12/287 Fairholme
House, c1840-50, ashlar with slate roof coped gables, ridge stack
and end stacks. Two storeys and attic, 3-window range of 16-pane
sashes with 6-panel door and overlight in projecting heavy Roman
Doric porch. Raised angle strips, plinth, band and eaves band.
End wall to road has similar raised strips and bands and 16-pane
sashes. Rear is red brick. House deeds suggest that house was
built c1830, an unfinished house is mentioned in 1825 and one 'new
built' in the will of A. Wragg I in 1835, but stylistically looks
(E. Bradby, Seend A Wiltshire Village, 1981, 25)

Listing NGR: ST9460861144

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