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Foxhanger House

A Grade II Listed Building in Rowde, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.352 / 51°21'7"N

Longitude: -2.0347 / 2°2'4"W

OS Eastings: 397679

OS Northings: 161436

OS Grid: ST976614

Mapcode National: GBR 2TZ.2F1

Mapcode Global: VHB4F.P86W

Entry Name: Foxhanger House

Listing Date: 3 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1272869

English Heritage Legacy ID: 447361

Location: Rowde, Wiltshire, SN10

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Rowde

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

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Listing Text

4/255 Foxhanger House
House, cl830 stucco and red brick with slate low-pitched roofs. Two and 3 storeys. Main range is stuccoed with hipped valley roof, centre stack and overhanging eaves. To the road, 2 storeys, 2 upper 12-pane windows, ground floor cambered-head 16-pane sash and 12-pane sash. Six-panel door to right with overlight and tent porch. Garden front has three storeys, altered to ground floor, 12-pane and 16-pane to first floor, 9-pane and 16-pane above. South return has former door, now window, 16-pane above and second- floor 12-pane. South end block is taller with south end stack, stuccoed to road but red brick to garden with arcaded ground floor of 2 glazing bar sashes with sunk panels below and door to right, gauged brick heads and ashlar imposts. Large 12-pane first floor window, 9-pane above. Single storey range attached to south.
House is said to have been built for John Blackwell, chief engineer of the Kennet and Avon Canal Company 1806-41.

Listing NGR: ST9767961436

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

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