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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: 1023612



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


District: Wiltshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Salisbury

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 28-Feb-1952

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 319024

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THE CLOSE 1. 1594 North Gate SlJ 1429 NW 3/23 28.2.52. I GV

2. C14 and Cl5. Perpendicular. 2 storey. Coursed stone. South front - large moulded 3 centred arch over roadway. 2 2-light stone mullioned casements with pointed arched lights on 1st floor flanking central niche with small side buttresses and carved canopy. Modern statue of King Edward VII in niche. The wall is crowned with moulded battlemented cresting, enriched with cusped panel ornament on a moulded string, and with shields in upper parts of battlements. The North front - much more elaborate with similar archway framed in rectangular drip mould with enriched spandrels and band of raised circles over, enriched with quatre foil panel treatment. 2 similar 1st floor windows flanking large central Coat of Arms. Miniature crenellation to C17 panelled oak gates. Port cullis removed.

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

Listing NGR: SU1427029754

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National Grid Reference: SU 14273 29754


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