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Grove Farm, Box

Description: Grove Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 316893

OS Grid Reference: ST8325469128
OS Grid Coordinates: 383254, 169128
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4209, -2.2422

Location: Quarry Hill, Box, Wiltshire SN13 8HS

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

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Listing Text


2/33 Nos. 1 and 2 London Terrace
(Grove Farm)


Pair of houses, early C18, extended, ashlar fronted and rubble
stone with stone tiled roof. Coped gables and end wall stacks to
main range and rear wall stack to No 1. Two storeys. No 2, to
right, is original range with first floor 2-light flush chamfered
mullion window to left and paired 3 and 2-light flush cyma-moulded
mullion windows to right. Ground floor 2-light flush chamfered
window, door in stone slab porch with flat hood and to right, door
with blank arch over and stone slab porch with flat hood and
moulded heads to piers. To right, paired 2-light flush cyma-
moulded mullion windows and dripstone over. Right hand addition,
with coped gable and end wall stack has rosette datestone MW 1789
on end wall and front 2-window range. Upper C20 window over door
in stone slab porch with rounded piers and flat hood. To right C20
window replacing 2-light flush cyma moulded window and 2-light
flush cyma moulded window above. At left end of main front, No 1,
C19 rubble stone with door and window to left. To right of door on
original corner stone is inscribed 'London Place'. Behind rear
wall stack, rear wing, originally with 2-light window and hoodmould
to each floor. Ovolo-moulded frame survives to upper window,
hoodmould only to lower window. This section indicates that front
of No 1 is rebuild of early C18 house.

Listing NGR: ST8325469128

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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