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The Old Farmhouse, Corsham

Description: The Old Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 315308

OS Grid Reference: ST8591368659
OS Grid Coordinates: 385913, 168659
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4168, -2.2039

Location: Moor Barton, Corsham, Wiltshire SN13 9SH

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

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Listing Text

ST 86 NE
3/280 The Old Farmhouse

House, C17, rubble stone with Bridgwater tile and concrete tile
roofs, two storeys, 'T'-plan. Main range has coped gable and stack
at north end and one ridge stack. West front has 2 dormer gables,
each with 2-light recessed cyma-moulded mullion window and
hoodmould. Ground floor, from left, door with hoodmould, two 3-
light recessed cyma-moulded windows with hoodmoulds, C20 door
between, and, to right, 2-light recessed ovolo-moulded window with
hoodmould stepped over casement, former door, adjoining. East
front has one dormer gable with 3-light recessed cyma-moulded
window and hoodmould, 2 doors and C20 porch in angle to cross
range. Cross range has 3-bay barn to east with end wall lean-to
and cross-wing to house running west, in 2 sections. Earlier part
at south end of main range has ridge stack, roof altered in C19 and
2-storey south elevation, 3-light recessed ovolo-moulded and 2-
light recessed cyma-moulded upper windows, C19 four-pane sashes and
door below. Coping and stack at original west end. Extension to
west has coped west gable and west end 3-light windows to both
main floors, flush cyma-moulded with hoodmoulds, and to attic,
recessed chamfered with dripstone. North side has C19 sash to each
floor and blank 2-light flush cyma-moulded window with dripstone to
Interior: main range has 6 similar deep chamfered centre beams
with run-out stops. Cross-wing has heavy beamed 4-panel ceiling to
room south of main range.

Listing NGR: ST8591368659

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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