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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: 1023888



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


District: Wiltshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Downton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 04-Jul-1985

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 319637

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DOWNTON THE HEADLAND SU 1721 (west side) 5/78 Vine Cottage


Semi-detached cottage. C16, C17 bay added to south, rebuilding of front wall c1800. Flemish stretcher bond brick to front, refacing of a timber-frame, thatched roof with brick stacks. Outshut. 2- storey, 3-window front. Half-glazed door with thatched canopy to right of centre, to left are two 2-light casements, one 2-light casement to right. First floor has three 2-light casements. Brick stacks have toothed capping. Left return has tile-hung first floor, with fishscale tiles, and two single casements. To rear is rebuilt outshut replacing integral outshut, C20 eyebrow dormers. RCHM recorded evidence of smoke-blackening in roof, C17 chamfered beam with runout stops to inserted ceiling. C16 origin as cottage open to roof, similar to The Cottage (q.v.) to which it is attached. (Unpublished records of RCHM (England), Salisbury).

Listing NGR: SU1707521360

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National Grid Reference: SU 17075 21360


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