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Pump House with Boathouse in Grounds of Bishopstrow House, Bishopstrow

Description: Pump House with Boathouse in Grounds of Bishopstrow House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 November 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 313233

OS Grid Reference: ST8972543988
OS Grid Coordinates: 389725, 143988
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1950, -2.1484

Location: 10 Mill Lane, Bishopstrow, Wiltshire BA12 9HH

Locality: Bishopstrow
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA12 9HH

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Listing Text

ST 84 SE
(south side)
3/16 Pump House with boathouse in the
grounds of Bishopstrow House


Pump house with boat house to rear. Late C18. Square-panelled
timber framing with brick nogging, the north-west front plastered,
Welsh slate roof. Single-storey. Front facing garden has
round-arched ovolo-moulded wooden doorway with imposts anti
keystone, double wooden doors, either side are boarded-up windows
with square ovolo-moulded wooden architraves. Cornice with
pediment over. Returns and rear have exposed timber framing.
Narrow wet-dock in boathouse. On River Wylye in grounds of C17
Bishopstrow House demolished c.1800 and replaced by present
Bishopstrow House (q.v.) 1817, to north of Warminster Road; the
gardens linked to the latter by tunnel (q.v.) under road.

Listing NGR: ST8972543988

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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