This browser is not fully supported by Historic England. Please update your browser to the latest version so that you get the best from our website.

THE CLOSE

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.

Name: THE CLOSE

List entry Number: 1022832

Location

THE CLOSE, THE GREEN

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

County:

District: Wiltshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Biddestone

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.

Legacy System Information

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System: LBS

UID: 317129

Asset Groupings

This list entry does not comprise part of an Asset Grouping. Asset Groupings are not part of the official record but are added later for information.

List entry Description

Summary of Building

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

History

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Details

BIDDESTONE THE GREEN ST 8673 (north side) 9/39 The Close 20.12.60

GV II

House, C18 largely reconstructed 1924-9, squared coursed rubble with stone tiled roofs. 2 storey and attic with one-and-a-half storey east end range. Main range was a mid to late C18 farmhouse with coped gables, ashlar end wall and ridge stacks and 3 hipped dormers. Originally sash windowed, all openings altered 1924-9. Five 2-light and one 3-light stone-mullion windows to first floor, one 6-light, door, one 2-light and one 5-light mullion window below. East end section, possibly of C17 origins has C20 dormer gable with 3-light mullion window and hood over a door. East end stack and original 2-light hollow moulded mullion windows with hoods, one to each floor of east end. To rear of main range, a 2 storey wing with ridge stack. 2 storey C20 gabled porch on east side. Some mullion windows in rear range and rear wall of main house possibly original or reused. Interior: In spine passage a panelled Perpendicular style archway possibly reused.

Listing NGR: ST8635473570

Selected Sources

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details

National Grid Reference: ST8635473570

Map

Map
© Crown Copyright and database right 2017. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2017. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1022832 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 14-Dec-2017 at 06:59:17.

End of official listing