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Greatwood Farmhouse, Brinkworth

Description: Greatwood Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 315641

OS Grid Reference: SU0228881297
OS Grid Coordinates: 402288, 181297
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5306, -1.9684

Locality: Brinkworth
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN15 4DN

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Listing Text

(north side)

10/19 Greatwood Farmhouse


Farmer farmhouse, now detached house. Late C16 core range with
early C19 east wing and late C19 west outshut. Timber box-frame
construction to C16 block with thatched roof, render to additions,
that to right with Welsh slates, that to left with double Roman
tiles. Paired ashlar stack to core range, end brick stacks to
wings L-shaped core range with earlier C19 east wing forming T-
shaped plan. South front with central 2-storey and attic gabled
block of 1-bay width projecting from coeval 2-storey (upper windows
visible on north front) range to left and 2-storey, 2-window C19
range to right. Small pane casement fenestration throughout. Lime
plastering and some refenestration and insertion of French windows
to the left of advanced block in progress at time of resurvey (July
1986). North front has plank door to C19 wing, plank door with
moulded architrave and thatched porch to core range and further C19
plank door.
Interior. At foot of stack in core range is an inglenook fireplace
to north room and smaller fireplace with moulded jambs to south
room. Several bar-stop-chamfered beams and, in the south parlour,
complex moulded beams with Tudor rose stops.

Listing NGR: SU0228881297

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Source: English Heritage

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