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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1022390



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.


District: Wiltshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Seagry

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 20-Dec-1960

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 316071

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4/305 The Chestnuts



House, mid C18, red brick with ashlar dressings, stone slate roof and ashlar end stacks. Two storeys and attic, five-window range. Ashlar plinth, string course, cornice and parapet, ramped up each end. Ashlar angle piers with mouldings carried around and raised moulded surrounds to 12-pane sashes. Centre 6-panel door with overlight in raised moulded surround with scroll pediment on brackets and centre urn. Brickwork between upper windows has some blank brick decoration. Three gabled dormers. Brick south east rear wing, 3-window range of large 12-pane sashes, upper sashes breaking eaves. Range parallel to front in north east angle, with north end stack. (Illustrated in Draycot Estate sale catalogue 27.7.1920 p96; N. Pevsner Wiltshire 1975 464)

Listing NGR: ST9478980589

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Draycot Estate Sale Catalogue, (1920), 96
Pevsner, N , The Buildings of England: Wiltshire, (1975), 464

National Grid Reference: ST 94789 80589


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