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Shurnhold Farmhouse, Melksham

Description: Shurnhold Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 September 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 314229

OS Grid Reference: ST8960664657
OS Grid Coordinates: 389606, 164657
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3809, -2.1507

Location: Shurnhold, Melksham, Wiltshire SN12 8AB

Locality: Melksham
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN12 8AB

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Listing Text

(west side)

3/11 No 65 (Shurnhold Farmhouse)


Farmhouse. Early C18. Rubblestone, stone slate roof with coped
verges and ashlar stacks. L-plan. 2-storey and attic, 4 windows.
Entrance door is in facade facing road in cyma-moulded case, to one
2-light cyma-mullioned window to left. First floor has one 2-light
cyma-mullioned window above string course. Wing to right projects
to front and has central blocked chamfered door case now with 2-
light chamfered window, one 2-light cyma-mullioned window to either
side and string course rased above door lintel. First floor has
three 2-light cyma-mullioned windows. Right return is gable end
with blocked 2-light cyma-mullioned window with drip mould to
ground, first and attic floors. Rear of this wing has two 2-light
cyma-mullioned windows to first floor and single-storey outshot.
Rear of main wing has stone canted bay and cyma-mullioned windows
to ground and first floors.
Interior not inspected. The wing with entrance front is of
slightly later date than wing at right-angle to road.

Listing NGR: ST8960664657

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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