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Merion Cottage and Attached Cottage to East (The Chalkhouse Cottage)

A Grade II Listed Building in Amesbury, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.1723 / 51°10'20"N

Longitude: -1.7989 / 1°47'55"W

OS Eastings: 414157

OS Northings: 141466

OS Grid: SU141414

Mapcode National: GBR 502.G1C

Mapcode Global: VHB5B.RSWQ

Entry Name: Merion Cottage and Attached Cottage to East (The Chalkhouse Cottage)

Listing Date: 10 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1318496

English Heritage Legacy ID: 321390

Location: Amesbury, Wiltshire, SP4

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Amesbury

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Amesbury St Mary and St Melor

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SU 1541
(west side)

11/78 Merion Cottage and attached cottage
to east (The Chalkhouse Cottage)

Row of 4 or 5 cottages, now two dwellings. C18 and C19. Chalk
block laced and quoined in brick, extended in chalk, flint and
brick. Thatched roof. Single storey and attic. Original section
is of four bays, sill and 2 bands of four brick courses, and
raised from 1 to 1 storey and attic in header bond brickwork. A
half bay containing main stack at left end, with flint lacings, and
extended twice to left, probably late C18 or early C19, now Merion
Cottage. C20 panelled and studded oak door in opening with
cambered half-brick arch and a similar door in right end, now
replaced by window. Timber 2-light windows with applied leading in
similar brick openings. Seven flush dormers with brick cheeks.
Merion Cottage has C20 panelled door. Four brick stacks. Roof
half-hipped to left.

Listing NGR: SU1415741466

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

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