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Old Loves Farmhouse, Melksham Without

Description: Old Loves Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 314396

OS Grid Reference: ST9218062168
OS Grid Coordinates: 392180, 162168
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3585, -2.1137

Location: A365, Melksham Without, Wiltshire SN12 6BF

Locality: Melksham Without
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN12 6BF

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Listing Text

(south side)

4/179 Old Loves Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Early to mid C18. Rubblestone, stone slate half-hipped
roof, brick stacks. L-plan, gable end to street. 2 storeys, 3-
windows. Entrance door is on at right angles to street, chamfered
door case and flat stone hood on brackets. To left is one 2-light
cyma-mullioned window and a blocked window to right. First floor
has two 2-light cyma-mullioned windows and one 2-light beaded-
mullioned window, all leaded glass. Rear and right gable return
have single, 2 and 3-light beaded and cyma-mullioned windows. Wing
to left has chamfered door case to left of single-light cyma
moulded window and one blocked door to right. Left return has a
pair of 8-pane sashes in flat case with mullion to ground floor and
one 4-pane sash to first floor. Rear has C20 casements to ground
floor and two 2-light cyma mullioned windows and a C19 casement to
first floor.
Interior: room to right of entrance has narrow chamfer to ceiling
beams and a stone flat arched fireplace with roll moulding. A
difference between the ceiling and floor levels of the two wings
suggests that the house was originally one range with an additional
wing built slightly later.

Listing NGR: ST9218062168

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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