History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Selborne House

A Grade II Listed Building in Corsham, Wiltshire

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4334 / 51°26'0"N

Longitude: -2.1927 / 2°11'33"W

OS Eastings: 386700

OS Northings: 170502

OS Grid: ST867705

Mapcode National: GBR 1RG.4FL

Mapcode Global: VH96H.Y75J

Entry Name: Selborne House

Listing Date: 20 August 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1376137

English Heritage Legacy ID: 470127

Location: Corsham, Wiltshire, SN13

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Corsham

Built-Up Area: Corsham

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Greater Corsham

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

Find accommodation in
Corsham

Listing Text

ST 8670 CORSHAM PICKWICK ROAD
(South side)
1637/4/10012
No.64
Selbourne House

II


Detached house, set back from street. Circa 1850s. Bath stone ashlar, stone slate roof, stone end stacks. A compact symmetrical block with gabled ends, a lower wing in the plane of the gable, right, and a late C20 rear wing with concrete 'slates'. Two storeys, 3 windows, all 16-pane sash with very slender glazing-bars, to stooled stone sills. Central 6-panel door with radial fanlight, in deep reveals, and under square portico with slender unfluted Doric columns and responds, on 3+2 stone steps and landing, and with plain architrave and moulded cornice, with shallow blocking-course. Plain end pilasters rise from a slight plinth, and contain a mid plat-band. Coped gables, ashlar stacks with skirts and capping. The return to the right has a small sash, and the wing has various sashes.
INTERIOR not inspected.
A distinguished example of a symmetrical design in the Late Georgian tradition.

Listing NGR: ST8670070502

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.