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Townsend Farmhouse, Grittleton

Description: Townsend Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 315827

OS Grid Reference: ST8327980084
OS Grid Coordinates: 383279, 180084
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5194, -2.2424

Location: Littleton Drew, Wiltshire SN14 7NA

Locality: Grittleton
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN14 7NA

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Listing Text

ST 88 SW (east side)

2/16 Townsend Farmhouse


Farmhouse, C15 origins remodelled in C18 and extended in C19.
Front range is of squared ashlar blocks with rubble stone end
walls, stone slate roof and end stacks. Two storeys and attic, 2-
window range with two hipped eaves dormers and two triple casements
each floor. Ground floor left has blocked C15 stone cross window
with cusped heads to lights. Mid C19 parallel rear range with
porch in link between ranges, west gable with blank plaque, upper
casement pair and lower triple casement with relieving arch. North
side has two eaves-breaking dormer gables and lower gabled centre
Interior: front range has heavy chamfered beams to ground floor
west room and deep chimney breast.

Listing NGR: ST8327980084

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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