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Sparrows Barton, Corsham

Description: Sparrows Barton

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 315152

OS Grid Reference: ST8900470656
OS Grid Coordinates: 389004, 170656
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4348, -2.1596

Location: Corsham, Wiltshire SN13 9QD

Locality: Corsham
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN13 9QD

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Listing Text

ST 87 SE
1/125 Sparrows Barton

House, medieval and C17, rubble stone with stone-tiled roofs. One-
and-a-half and 2 storeys. South front has ridge stack, gabled
cross-wing to right and 2 dormer gables to left. Cross-wing has
coped gable and 3-light ovolo-moulded mullion window to each floor
with hoodmoulds, dormer gable to left possibly new or rebuilt over
C20 door and, to left, 2-light recessed chamfered mullion window
with hoodmould to dormer gable over 2-light recessed cyma-moulded
window. East side has single light to side of cross-wing,
projecting gabled wing with coped gable, ridge stack and renewed or
new 2-light ovolo-moulded windows with hoodmoulds to east end, and
long range beyond running north with coped north gable and C20
mullion-and-transom windows to east side. Converted from a barn.
Original row of dove-openings in rear wall. Former open hall with
arched-braced collar roof within dated to C14.
(Wiltshire Buildings Record).

Listing NGR: ST8900470656

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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