Bird On The Ball / Burden's Ball

30 Aug 1999
Bird On The Ball, Wilton, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP2 0AJ
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Burden's Ball, 117 North Street, Wilton, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP2 0AJ
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.


5409 NORTH STREET (North-West Side) No 117 (Burden's Ball) SU 03 SE 1/28

II GV 2.

Named after a piece of land but said to have been an inn called the "Bird on the Ball".

Early C19 remodelling of older house. 2 storeys, painted stucco on gault brick plinth. Flat eaves on pairs of brackets, hipped slate roof, symmetrical gault brick slate hung chimneys. A 3 bay front with 4-pane sash windows.

6-panel central door with raised and fielded panels, painted elliptical radiating fanlight, and reeded door surround with corner roundels and small modillions. Low single storey extension to right with hipped slate roof.

Rendered, partly brick and flint cob road wall to Queen Street, slate capped.

Listing NGR: SU0990731560


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1666 IOE Records taken by Peter Read; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Peter Read. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Read, Peter

Rights Holder: Read, Peter


Brick, Cob, Flint, Render, Slate, Stucco, Georgian House, Victorian Monument <By Form>, Domestic, Dwelling, Wall, Barrier, Inn, Commercial, Residential Building

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