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Garden Walls Enclosing Orchard in the Grounds of Bishopstrow House and the Coach House, Bishopstrow

Description: Garden Walls Enclosing Orchard in the Grounds of Bishopstrow House and the Coach House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 November 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 313234

OS Grid Reference: ST8975044044
OS Grid Coordinates: 389750, 144044
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1955, -2.1481

Location: B3414, Bishopstrow, Wiltshire BA12 9HH

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

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Listing Text

ST 84 SE
(south side)
3/17 Garden walls enclosing orchard in
the grounds of Bishopstrow House
11.11.76 and the Coach House


Garden walls. Late C18. Flemish bond and English garden wall
bond brick, flat limestone coping. Approximately 4 metres high,
extends from about 60 metres south west of tunnel (q.v.) south east
for about 150 metres to the Coach House (q.v.), this section has
raking buttresses on south side and round-arched and square
openings. A shorter section, about 50 metres long runs between the
Coach House (q.v.) and Mill Lane, and has segmental archway. Walls
part of gardens of former Bishopstrow House on south side of
Warminster Road, this house destroyed c.1800 and replaced 1817 by
present Bishopstrow House (q.v.) to north of road.

Listing NGR: ST8975044044

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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