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38, 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: 38, THE CLOSE

List entry Number: 1023610

Location

38, THE CLOSE

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

County:

District: Wiltshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Salisbury

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 28-Feb-1952

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 319019

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

THE CLOSE 1. 1594 No 38 SU 1429 NW 3/27 28.2.52. II* GV 2. Cl6/C17 refaced early C18. 2 storeys and attic. Painted brick on projecting plinth. Moulded and bracketed wood eaves cornice. Hipped old tile roof. 2 dormers with moulded cornices and leaded casements. 3 windows (formerly 4, one over door now blocked) with architrave frames and central angular bay window with plain frieze and delicate dentilled cornice on lst floor. 4 windows - with moulded frames and panelled shutters on ground floor and late C18 6-panel door to right hand of centre, good knocker, with guilloche ornament to head of frame, stilted rectangular fanlight of radiating curved and wreathed pattern, and wood doorcase of semi-engaged fluted Doric columns, frieze with key pattern and cornet wreath ornament, and moulded cornice with leaf enrichment to bed mould and cyma, panelled and enriched soffit to entablature. 2-storey similar stable block to left hand with moulded and coved cornice, irregular windows and doors. Blocked segmental arched carriageway. Interior: ground floor room left has good C18 fielded panelling, door frame of pilasters bolection cornice over. Corner fireplace marble surround. On 1st floor landing a large mid C17 wall painting, a hunting scene attributed to Edward Pierce. Some of earlier roof structure visible in attics, truss with collar and part of principal, remains of trusses and tie beams, mostly concealed. The rear garden elevation shows earlier part with 2 gables and narrow projecting gabled bay. C19 fenestration but one leaded casement.

All the listed buildings in the Close form an outstanding group.



Listing NGR: SU1426529688

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National Grid Reference: SU 14266 29690

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