Holt House / 15 Leigh Road

16 Sep 1999
Holt House, Leigh Road, Holt, West Wiltshire, Wiltshire, BA14 6PW
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15 Leigh Road, Holt, West Wiltshire, Wiltshire, BA14 6PW
Holt House, Leigh Road, Holt, West Wiltshire, Wiltshire, BA14 6PW
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

ST 85 61 HOLT LEIGH ROAD (west side)

9/63 Holt House (formerly listed as Holt House 13-11-62 and No 15)


House and cottage at end of row, now one house. Late C18 rebuilding of earlier house. Coursed rubble stone, Welsh slate roof, stone stacks. Two-storey, 3-window. Central 8-panelled door, in beaded architrave with flat stone hood on brackets, 12- pane sash to left and half-glazed door to right. First floor has three tall round-headed sashes and small pivot-hung light to right, facade carried up to parapet with pediment over centre bay. Two- bay range to right of front has 12-pane sashes to ground and first floors. Left return has small sash to right and three larger sashes to left, ground and first floors, first floor also has blocked 3-light mullioned casement to right, straight joint suggests that three left hand bays are early C19 addition. Rear has two pairs of sashes and one pair incorporating half-glazed door, three sashes to first, triple hipped roof.

Interior has 4 and 6-panelled doors in moulded architraves, window shutters, grey marble fireplaces. Stair hall with good open-well stairs with scrolled wrought iron balusters, moulded and ramped handrail, round-arched doorway from top landing with double doors.

Dining room with panelled dado and overmantel with swags and floral drops. Drawing room has acanthus-leaf plaster ceiling frieze and reeded margins.

Listing NGR: ST8578361631


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0354 IOE Records taken by Gill Cardy; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Gill Cardy. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Cardy, Gill

Rights Holder: Cardy, Gill


Rubble, Stone, Welsh Slate, Georgian House, Monument (By Form), Domestic, Dwelling