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294 and 295, Ablington

A Grade II Listed Building in Figheldean, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.2209 / 51°13'15"N

Longitude: -1.7753 / 1°46'31"W

OS Eastings: 415786

OS Northings: 146883

OS Grid: SU157468

Mapcode National: GBR 4ZJ.FYM

Mapcode Global: VHB55.5KTW

Entry Name: 294 and 295, Ablington

Listing Date: 10 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1318511

English Heritage Legacy ID: 321478

Location: Figheldean, Wiltshire, SP4

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Figheldean

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Figheldean St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SU 14 NE
(north side)

2/168 Nos 294 and 295

House, now 2 dwellings, 1631. Timber framed with brick noggings,
some wattle and daub to first floor. Thatched roof. Two.storeys
and attics, and cellar under south end. 'L'-plan, comprising a
north-south main range across lie of land, 2 bays with central half
bay containing stack, and contemporary wing on west of north bay,
of 1 bay. Framing restored. Two panels high to ground floor, one
panel to first floor, jettied on all sides, the joist ends shaped,
and shaped brackets under extensions of wall plates. Door in re-
entrant angle, to No 295, and similar half glazed door to No 294
inserted in restored gable end to wing. Paned timber windows.
Double purlin roof, half hipped at gables. Rebuilt 3-flue brick
stack, and brick stack added to north side of wing externally.
Interior: Parlour at south end, and living room in wing have deep
chamfered spine beams with ogee stops. Straight wind braces to
purlins in roof and rafters pegged. Main fireplaces blocked.
Later stairs. No 295 has, in south parlour, C17 panelling on two

Listing NGR: SU1578646883

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