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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: 1251770



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


District: Wiltshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Devizes

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 19-Sep-1972

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 434462

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Melbourne House ST 9961 2/303


2. Set well back from street, the main front facing west. Access by a drive adjacent to Melbourne Terrace gv. Circa 1840. 3 storeys ashlar on projecting plinth. 1st and 2nd floor block sill courses. Hipped slate roof with overhanging eaves. In the centre of ridge a small octagonal stair light, on lead base, with 2 light casements. Ashlar chimney stacks at ridge ends with moulded stone capping. 3 windows, square on 2nd floor, recessed sashes, later glazing bars. 2 tripartite sash windows on ground floor, no glazing bars, block sills. Central ashlar porch, semi-circular arched entrance with keystone, flanked by thin Doric pilasters on pedestals, cornice and blocking course with moulded coping. Round headed side windows with marginal glazing. Recessed door of 1 light with marginal glazing and round headed centre pane and 2 flush panels below. Semi-circular fanlight. Stone architrave surround. Along sides of house single storey extensions, slightly recessed from front. Half hipped slate roofs with moulded eaves cornice. Round headed window to front and 2 windows to side.

Listing NGR: ST9992261698

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National Grid Reference: ST 99922 61698


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