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Gate Farmhouse, Chippenham

Description: Gate Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 316192

OS Grid Reference: ST9361372326
OS Grid Coordinates: 393613, 172326
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4499, -2.0933

Location: Stanley Lane, Bremhill, Wiltshire SN15 3RE

Locality: Chippenham
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN15 3RE

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Listing Text

ST 97 SW
7/68 Gate Farmhouse
Former turnpike house on London Road, c1830-40, extended as
farmhouse mid to late C19, red brick with ashlar dressings and
slate roofs. One and two storeys. Original turnpike house is
single storey with ashlar three-sided canted front, the centre door
now blocked, a sash window with hoodmould each side. Stack on roof
hip. North side wall is red brick with three similar sashes in
stone surrounds with hoodmoulds, south side has two similar
windows, one with original 12-pane sash, and a lean-to. Two-storey
rear range with hipped slate roof and ridge stack at original south
end. Red brick with ashlar dressings, stretcher-bond brickwork, an
unusually early example of cavity-wall construction. North side
one-window range of 16-pane sashes in ashlar surrounds with
hoodmoulds, 4-panel door to right in ashlar surround with cornice
on consoles. East end has similar one-window range to right, then
straight joint and one-window range of similar 12-pane sashes.

Listing NGR: ST9361372326

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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