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Manor Farmhouse, Monkton Farleigh

Description: Manor Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 314575

OS Grid Reference: ST8073265668
OS Grid Coordinates: 380732, 165668
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3897, -2.2783

Location: Monkton Farleigh, Wiltshire BA15 2QN

Locality: Monkton Farleigh
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA15 2QN

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Listing Text

(east side)

2/129 Manor Farmhouse


Farmhouse. C18, extended C19. Dressed limestone, hipped stone
slate roof with stone stacks. L-plan, former through passage plan.
Two-storey, 3-window front. Planked door in chamfered surround
within stone slated porch to right, two 3-light chamfered mullioned
casements to left and three 3-light mullioned casements to first
floor. C19 wing projecting to right has 12-pane tripartite sash to
ground floor and 16-pane first floor sash, moulded eaves cornice.
Right return has blocked mullioned casements and small sash. Rear
has planked door, blocked doorway to rear of through passage,
single-storey lean-to extension to right with double Roman tiled
roof. Left return has blocked mullioned casements.
Interior has good C18 fireplace surround with Ionic columns, dentil
cornice and egg and dart eared surround, possibly brought here from
Monkton Farleigh Manor (q.v.). Reset fragments of C12 mouldings
and a fine tympanum with stylised foliage carving over front door.

Listing NGR: ST8073265668

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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