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Bishops Down Farmhouse, Bishops Waltham

Description: Bishops Down Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 146021

OS Grid Reference: SU5663218605
OS Grid Coordinates: 456632, 118605
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9641, -1.1949

Location: Bishops Waltham, Hampshire SO32 1GD

Locality: Bishops Waltham
Local Authority: Winchester City Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SO32 1GD

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Listing Text

SU 51 NE
4/12 Bishops Down Farmhouse


House. C17 and early C19, with C20 features. Walls of brickwork in English and
Flemish Garden Wall bond, west wall of stone and flint, plinth and 1st floor
band to part. Tile roof, part half-hipped. Lobby entrance timber-framed
structure, with L-shaped early C19 block attached at the north-east corner. The
south elevation is two storeys two windows to the old part, the later part
continuing as a considerable set back, as two storeys two windows. Casements,
large late C20 ground-floor bow to the east side of the old part. Two plain
doorways with tiled hoods. The frame is exposed on the east wall, and the west
wall is unusually of stone, which returns on the front in part, below plinth
level. Inside there is a massive fireplace block, and the lobby has an inner
late C16 doorframe: the staircase (early C19) is in the later part.

Listing NGR: SU5663118606

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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