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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: 1146253



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


District: Wiltshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Great Wishford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 21-May-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 320468

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GREAT WISHFORD WEST STREET SU 03 NE (north side) 3/33 Nos 1 and 2 Grobham Cottages (formerly listed as 4 Cottages north of Churchyard adjoining School on East) GV II Four almshouses, now two. Early C17. Banded flint and limestone, tiled roof, gable end rendered stacks. Baffle-entry cottages. Single storey and attic, 4-windows; casements. Two chamfered stone doorcases to centre and two to ends, all with C20 doors, four 2-light recessed hollow-chamfered mullioned casements with C20 steel casements. Four hipped dormers with C20 casements. Rear has C20 lean-to extensions and doors, single-light recessed hollow- chamfered casements. Interiors altered and modernised 1960s, chamfered beams. Almshouses endowed by Sir Richard Grobham in will of 1628, see his monument in Church of St Giles (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SU0803735520

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National Grid Reference: SU 08037 35520


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