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Ashley Farm House and Front Piers and Railings, Box

Description: Ashley Farm House and Front Piers and Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 316867

OS Grid Reference: ST8133868435
OS Grid Coordinates: 381338, 168435
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4146, -2.2697

Location: Wormcliff Lane, Box, Wiltshire SN13 8AN

Locality: Box
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN13 8AN

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Listing Text


Ashley Farm House and front piers
and railings.
20 12 60


House, early C18, squared rubble stone with stone tiled roof, coped
gables and end wall stacks. Two and a half storeys, 3-window range
symmetrical front with bead-moulded flush mullion windows and
hoodmoulds. Leaded light. Three dormer gables with 2-light
windows, first floor originally with 2-light to centre and 3-light
outer windows, but outer right window replaced by 2 C18 12-pane
sashes with concave-sided diamond light between and hoodmould over,
ground floor 3-light windows flanking central door in bead-moulded
surround with hood on brackets. East end wall has 9-pane ground
floor sash and 12-pane sash above, both in bead-moulded surrounds.
Paired rear wings with coped gables and north end stacks. West
wing has dormer gable with 2-light ovolo-moulded mullion window and
hoodmould over similar 3-light window and ground floor long
hoodmould over 3-light bead-moulded window and later 2-light
window. East wing is similar, but attic window is bead-moulded and
ground floor has single 3-light bead-moulded window.Interior: ground floor has bead-moulded Tudor-arched fireplace with fielded-pallened stone seats within. Attached low wall connecting to front pierand railings. Two central ashlar corniced pierswith urns and iron spearhead gate flanked by low coped wall with
spearhead rails terminated at plain piers.

Listing NGR: ST8133868435

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Source: English Heritage

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