Description: Lower Farmhouse
Date Listed: 12 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 318102
OS Grid Reference: ST8601686209
OS Grid Coordinates: 386016, 186209
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5746, -2.2032
SHERSTON EASTON TOWN
ST 88 NE and
3/105 & 7/105
Farmhouse with attached barn. Early C17 with late C17 addition
and C19 alterations. Coursed rubble with stone dressings to
windows and gabled stone slate roof with 3 stone stacks and 1 end
stone stack with brick cap. T-shaped plan with core range at
right-angles to road and later wing parallel with barn to left.
South front of 4 elements: gable end of core range to right, main
2-storey, 3-window block to centre, gabled 2-storey, 1-window range
to left and barn further to left. Windows to main block are 2-
light small pane C19 casements set in C17 openings with hoodmoulds;
gable end to right has a single light C17 window with hoodmould;
gabled section to left has a 3-light casement to ground floor and a
3-light chamfered mullion above with hoodmould. Central gabled
porch on brick piers and ovolo-moulded architrave to doorway:
plank door. Further chamfered mullions to east front and rear.
Interior. Large inglenook fireplace in ground floor room to right
and dog-legged staircase with turned balusters.
Listing NGR: ST8601686209
Source: English Heritage
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