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Townfield Farmhouse and Attached Barn, Luckington

Description: Townfield Farmhouse and Attached Barn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 316019

OS Grid Reference: ST8393882722
OS Grid Coordinates: 383938, 182722
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5432, -2.2330

Location: Alderton, Wiltshire SN14 6NW

Locality: Luckington
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN14 6NW

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Listing Text

ST 88 SW Alderton

2/206 Townfield Farmhouse and attached


Farmhouse and barn range, dated 1786, possibly on earlier core,
rubble stone with stone slate roof. Farmhouse is two-storey and
attic with end stacks and two ridge stacks, squared rubble stone to
front with raised band and cyma-moulded flush mullion windows.
Four first floor 2-light windows, ground floor 2-light, blocked
door, 3-light, door with chamfered stone surround in broad c1830-40
gabled porch and 3-light. Porch has ball-finial and tripartite
front of depressed-arched entry with round-arched sidelights
flanking. Date plaque RM 1786 above porch. At right end of house,
slightly projected one-window range with casements above and door
below, obscured by link to 2-storey gabled outbuilding parallel to
front, rubble stone to east with ovolo-moulded 2-light to end-wall
first floor and attic, early C19 squared rubble stone to west.
Barn is attached to west end of farmhouse, plain north side entry,
projecting hipped south cart-entry and 5-bay roof with tie-beam-
and-collar trusses. Rear of house has 2-light mullion windows,
with plain dripstones over lower windows.

Listing NGR: ST8393882722

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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