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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: 1131063



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


District: Wiltshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Amesbury

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-Oct-1988

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 321362

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12/50 No 60

II Experimental smallholder's dwelling, 1919-20, by Department of Scientific and Industrial Research for the Board of Agriculture and Fisheries, architect W.R. Jaggard. Brick in stretcher bond with irregular headers, probably with cavity. Tiled roof. Two storeys 2 bays. Entrance to west gable end, a C20 door recessed in a moulded timber frame, and flanking 6-pane sash windows. Front has 9 and 12-pane sashes with brick soldier course and brick sills. Roof hipped, with gablets and boxed eaves. Central brick stack. Single storey section to rear. Interior has precast concrete first floor. Roof tiles nailed to battens and boarded under rafters. One of the original five experimental houses built to achieve economies using local materials and new methods. (Jaggard, W.R., 'A Report on the Work of the Department at Amesbury, Wiltshire', 1921; Building Research Report No 5, 1922; Country Life, 20th and 27th November 1920

Listing NGR: SU1633841546

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Jaggard, W R , Experimental Cottages A Report on the Work of the Department at Amesbury Wiltshire, (1921)
'Country Life' in 20 November, (1920)
'Building Research' in Building Research Special Report, , Vol. 5, (1922)
'Country Life' in 27 November, (1920)

National Grid Reference: SU 16338 41546


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