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Temple House, Upton Scudamore

Description: Temple House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 September 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 313850

OS Grid Reference: ST8644947802
OS Grid Coordinates: 386449, 147802
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2292, -2.1954

Location: Upton Scudamore, Wiltshire BA12 0AQ

Locality: Upton Scudamore
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA12 0AQ

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Listing Text

ST 84 NE
(north side)
8/211 Temple House
(formerly listed as Temple
Farmhouse with outbuildings)
Detached house. Early C17. Tile-hung brick front, tiled triple
gabled roof with grouped brick stacks. Two-storey and attic, 5-
window. Central 9-panelled studded door within 2-storey gabled
stone porch with semi-circular opening with keystone and imposts,
upper floor has 2-light ovolo-mullioned casement with hoodmould,
coped verge with ball finial, ground and first floor either side
has two plate glass sashes. Three full gabled attic dormers have
3-light ovolo-mullioned casements with hoodmoulds, coped verges
with ball finials. Left return is rendered, attached early C19
rear wing has 6-panelled door, one 20-pane and 16-pane sash to
ground floor and two 16-pane sashes to first floor. C19 slated
verandah to rear with 2-light casement and 9-pane sash to first
floor. Right return has blocked windows to C17 range, 2-light
ovolo-mullioned casement with hoodmould to attic, C19 rear range
has 2-light casements and 16-pane sashes and planked door.
Interior has large moulded stone Tudor-arched fireplace in room to
left of entrance, C17 wainscot panelling in room to right. C19
stairs to rear range. First floor has three ovolo-moulded
doorcases and 2-panelled doors to front, bolection-moulded
fireplace to south-west bedroom.

Listing NGR: ST8644947802

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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