Upper Close

House in own grounds. Early C19. Smooth rendering, painted; slate low-pitched roof with lead hips and dressings.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
435940
Names
Upper Close
Coordinates
51.1658580° N, 1.8905130° W
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Listed on
Grade II listed building
listed building (England)

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Timeline

18 Feb 1958

Upper Close designated a Grade II listed building

National Heritage List for England Data

Upper Close is listed on the National Heritage List for England with the following data. Some information may have become outdated since the date of listing. Text courtesy of Historic England. © Crown Copyright, reprinted under the Open Government License.

List Entry ID
1130978
Grade
II
Name
UPPER CLOSE
Location
UPPER CLOSE, VILLAGE CENTRE
Parish
Winterbourne Stoke
District
Wiltshire
Grid Reference
SU 07751 40740

WINTERBOURNE STOKE VILLAGE CENTRE SU 04 SE 4/274 Upper Close

18.2.58

GV II House in own grounds. Early C19. Smooth rendering, painted; slate low-pitched roof with lead hips and dressings. A large compact square block with asymmetrically placed projecting wing to south, towards the church; a one storey painted brick unit to the north returns with a hipped end to enclose a small paired service court- yard. Entrance front, 3 two storeys, 3 windows: at ground floor 2 large 25-pane sashes flank a projecting porch with 'tent' roof, panelled door to fanlight in pilasters and on four steps, pilasters frame front and returns of porch. At first floor a central 16-pane sash flanked by 12-pane sashes. Right return had projecting wing with canted bay with horizontal bar fenestration below a 12-pane sash and to its right are 2 French doors below two 12-pane sashes. Left return has varied fenestration including 4 sashes and a 6-panel door. The stack is external on this front, raised in brick; two further brick stacks at eaves. Deep projecting eaves with plain soffit. Ground floor windows have panelled shutters, interior not inspected. A grand house, unchanged externally except for French doors to south.

Listing NGR: SU0775140740

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Bibliography

  1. “UPPER CLOSE.” The National Heritage List for England. Web. Accessed 8 Oct. 2013. <https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1130978>