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Wexcombe Manor, Alias Upper Farm, Grafton

Description: Wexcombe Manor, Alias Upper Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 310769

OS Grid Reference: SU2723859040
OS Grid Coordinates: 427238, 159040
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3298, -1.6104

Location: Grafton, Wiltshire SN8 3DH

Locality: Grafton
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN8 3DH

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Listing Text

SU 25 NE
9/49 Wexcombe Manor,
alias Upper Farm
Farmhouse. Later C18. Brick with tiled roofs. Two tall storeys,
2 identical 2 x 2 bay wings with hipped roofs and centre link, also
2-storey 2 bays with shaped gable and central oculus. Side stacks
to wings. Ground floor windows C19 French doors with 3-pane
fanlights. Centre block with 12-pane sashes with slightly
segmental heads and similar windows to first floor of wings.
Three-bay rear wing to both east and centre blocks and latter
further extended. Interior not seen.
The farm is where A.Hosier made some notable agricultural
improvements including the Hosier Bail milking system, and a
poultry folding system.

Listing NGR: SU2723859040

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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