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Preston East Farm, Lyneham and Bradenstoke

Description: Preston East Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 January 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 316762

OS Grid Reference: SU0342877999
OS Grid Coordinates: 403428, 177999
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5009, -1.9520

Location: Preston Lane, Lyneham, Wiltshire SN15 4DX

Locality: Lyneham and Bradenstoke
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN15 4DX

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Listing Text


8/75 Preston East Farm

17. 1.55


Farmhouse, C17 and C18. Coursed rubble limestone. Stone slate
roofs and tile on wing towards road. 2 storey, cellar and attics.
Main block parallel to road, 3 bays with axial stack and cross
passage to its rear. Added 2-bay wing at right angles, towards
road, with gable stack and later side stack. Extension of main
block to south, 2 structural bays of 1766 (datestone FT 1766 on
stack). Elevation of 1766 extension 4 bays, with door to right
bay, divided axially; 6-panel under simple bracketed canopy. 18-
pane sashes with early glass, and sprocketed coved eaves. Other
windows throughout leaded, in timber casements and timber lintels.
Door to earlier section boarded , C18-C19, also with simple canopy.
Interior: End room of 1766 build fully panelled with chair rail.
Chamfered spine beams elsewhere.
(Reference: WILBR B.1509.)

Listing NGR: SU0342877999

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Source: English Heritage

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