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Description: Stainswick Farmhouse
Date Listed: 31 October 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 250612
OS Grid Reference: SU2445487270
OS Grid Coordinates: 424454, 187270
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5838, -1.6484
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1. SHRIVENHAM STAINSWICK LANE
SU 28 NW 4/64 Stainswick Farmhouse
C17 with early C18 additions, extensively altered in the C19 of rubble stone and some
roughcast, dressed stone quoins and a Bradstone tiled gabled at the E, half hipped at
the W with end brick stacks on the C17 range and original stone tiled roofs to the
later additions. The C17 range with a principal S front was extended to the E and to
the rear to form an irregular rectangular plan. 2 storeys and attic. S front
comprises a 3 window range of the original C17 front and a 2 bay range to the E of the
C18. The 3rd bay of the original front has a C19 gable to the upper storey and both
the C17 and C18 sections have a C19 polygonal bay window on the ground floor. The
remaining windows are c20 casements apart from 2 hipped dormers in the roof. Late C19
stone porch to panelled door in the 4th bay from the left. The E wall has 2 porthole
windows above a C20 conservatory. A small bread oven projects from a NE wall to the
rear, it is of rubble stone with a stone tiled roof.
The farmhouse is built on an elevated circular site surrounded by a ha-ha.
Listing NGR: SU2445487270
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Source: English Heritage
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