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Easton Town Farmhouse, Sherston

Description: Easton Town Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 318103

OS Grid Reference: ST8597685961
OS Grid Coordinates: 385976, 185961
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5723, -2.2037

Location: Sherston, Wiltshire SN16 0PS

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

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Listing Text

ST 8485-8585
Easton Town Farmhouse

Former farmhouse, now country house. Late C17 with early and late
C19 alterations and additions. Coursed rubble rendered to south-
east front, stone dressings, some brick dressings, wooden lintels
and gabled stone slate roofs with tall, paired end stone stacks,
some rebuilt. L-shaped plan. North-east front of 3 storeys and
attic, 2 windows to C17 section and 2-storey, 1-window early C19
wing to right, 2 gables to C17 range, half-hipped roof to C19 wing.
Scattered 2 and 3-light ovolo-moulded mullioned fenestration with
small pane casements and hoodmoulds to upper floors of C17 wing, 3-
light C20 casement to ground floor. First floor windows have
flush cambered-headed strainer arches. Late C19 gabled projecting
porch to right with plank door. South-east front has 12-pane sash
fenestration. Casement fenestration in brick surrounds to north
wall of rear C19 wing.
Interior. Drawing Room has elegant 1750s pine chimneypiece;
several bar-stop-chamfered beams and circular newel staircase.

Listing NGR: ST8597685961

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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