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Old Townsend Farmhouse, Bishops Cannings

Description: Old Townsend Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 311561

OS Grid Reference: SU0518463614
OS Grid Coordinates: 405184, 163614
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3716, -1.9269

Location: Bishops Cannings, Wiltshire SN10 3NE

Locality: Bishops Cannings
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN10 3NE

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Listing Text

SU 06 SE (north side)

7/142 Old Townsend Farmhouse


Farmhouse. C17. Rendered and painted stone facade and brick
structure. Slate roof. Two storeys and attics, 3 bays. Central
through hall and rear wing to right bay forming 'L' plan, with
later lean-to structures against front block. Central gabled porch
of stone with moulded outer opening and reset 6-panelled inner
door. High plinth and stone dripmould. Stone ovolo moulded 3-
light windows to ground and first floors, but left ground floor
window replaced in timber. Windows to side elevation have slight
hollow chamfer and label moulds with square terminals to dropped
ends. Roof hipped with two gabled and leaded dormers. Flues from
front reception rooms either side of hall gathered to central
brick stack. Interior not seen.

Listing NGR: SU0518463614

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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