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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: 1023907



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: 319683

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DOWNTON SOUTH LANE SU 1721 (east side) 5/124 The Manse


Detached house, now manse to baptist church. Late C18 with addition to south of 1857. Flemish bond with diapers in vitrified headers to C19 part, tiled roof to C18 part, Welsh slates to C19 build. 2-storey 3-window. C20 door to right, to left is 2-light casement and to right is blind window with segmental head and keystone, C20 outshut to left, first floor has 2-light casement to left and 12-pane sash and blind window to right, both segmental- headed with keystones. Dentilled eaves to C18 build on left. Right return has 9-pane and 12-pane sashes with keystones, first floor has flush vitrified band and two 16-pane sashes. Pilasters to sides. Left return has 1 and 2-light casements. Rear has 16- pane sashes to ground floor and first floor has 16-pane and 9-pane sashes. Interior not inspected. Similar C19 details to Baptist Church (q.v.) of 1857. (VCH, Wiltshire Vol. XI, 1980, P.50).

Listing NGR: SU1747121390

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Crowley, B A, The Victoria History of the County of Wiltshire, (1980), 50

National Grid Reference: SU 17471 21390


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