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Prater's Farmhouse, Sherston

Description: Prater's Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 318098

OS Grid Reference: ST8572786279
OS Grid Coordinates: 385727, 186279
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5752, -2.2073

Location: Easton Town, Sherston, Wiltshire SN16 0PS

Locality: Sherston
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN16 0PS

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Listing Text

ST 8486-8586
7/101 Prater's Farmhouse

Former farmhouse, now country house. Early C17 with late C17 west
addition. Coursed rubble with stone dressings to windows and
gabled stone slate roofs with stone stacks. L-shaped plan with
early C17 range at right-angles to road and later C17 block
parallel to the west. Two-storey, 3-window core range and 2
storeys and attic, 3-window west front to late C17 block. Windows
to core range are 2-light cavetto-moulded mullions with small
leaded pane casements; windows to later block are 2 and 3-light
ovolo-moulded mullions with small leaded pane casements: strainer
arches over ground and first floor windows, 2 gables to outer attic
windows. Late C19 doorcase with gabled hood on brackets off-
centre to left in core range.
Interior. Extensive restoration retaining chamfered beams, 2
inglenook fireplaces (one in each range), some panelled C17 doors
and butt-purlin, tie-beam roof structure in late C17 block.

Listing NGR: ST8571086255

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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