SAINT EDITH'S HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1033898

Date first listed: 03-Apr-1987

Statutory Address: SAINT EDITH'S HOUSE, SAINT EDITH'S MARSH

Map

Ordnance survey map of SAINT EDITH'S HOUSE
© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. 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 - 1033898 .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 17-Nov-2018 at 21:55:08.

Location

Statutory Address: SAINT EDITH'S HOUSE, SAINT EDITH'S MARSH

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

District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Bromham

National Grid Reference: ST 97679 64412

Summary

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

ST 96 SE BROMHAM SAINT EDITH'S MARSH (west side)

4/60 Saint Edith's House

II

Small country house, c1860-70, ashlar with slate roofs and ashlar stacks. 2 storeys and attic, heavily-detailed Jacobean style with shaped gables and large cross windows. 3-window E front, the sides advanced and gabled with 2-storey canted bays, rusticated quoins and 2-light attic windows. To the centre, pierced parapet with arched-headed stepped centre panel, first floor window of 2 arched lights in rectangular frame and ground floor double doors with sidelights and large segmental arched overlight set in projectng ashlar Jacobean style porch. Porch is heavily ornate with 2 pairs of Renaissance Doric columns interrupted at mid-length by diamond facetted blocks. Single pilaster responds, entablature with diamond facetting and large carved coat-of-arms over, showing a chevron and 3 turtles. Side wall stacks to each wing. South side has pierced parapet, 2 differing gabled dormers, 3 first floor cross windows and ground floor arcaded and pilastered conservatory with Jacobean detail and pierced parapet. Glazed roof missing. North front has projecting shaped gable to right and ground floor stone canted bay with moulded arched lights to sides, carved capitals and Florentine-traceried centre window now a door with centre shaft removed. The rear service wing is now a separate property, and not included in the listing. House is said to have been built for a member of the Gaby family of Westbrook and Netherstreet who died before the house was completed.

Listing NGR: ST9767964412

Legacy

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

Legacy System number: 311210

Legacy System: LBS

End of official listing