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Lower Farmhouse, Sherston

Description: Lower Farmhouse

Grade: II
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

Location: Sherston, Wiltshire SN16 0PS

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

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Listing Text

ST 88 NE and
ST 8486-8586
3/105 & 7/105
Lower Farmhouse

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

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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