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Hodson Farmhouse, Chiseldon

Description: Hodson Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 318307

OS Grid Reference: SU1731280441
OS Grid Coordinates: 417312, 180441
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5226, -1.7519

Location: Chiseldon, Swindon SN4 0QG

Locality: Chiseldon
County: Swindon
Country: England
Postcode: SN4 0QG

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Listing Text

Hodson Farmhouse
SU 18 SE 11/167 26.1.55


Present exterior mid-to-late C17. Built of rubble. Thatched. 'L'-plan. Left
hand wing is a 1 1/2 storey cottage with 2 eyebrow dormers, one blocked, and 2 windows
with timber lintels, 3 light casements. Central door and 2 brick chimneys joined
by tiles to rear of older block.
Right-hand wing is a gabled 2 1/2 storey and cellar cross wing with 4-light windows,
cellar window of 3 lights (mullions). Gable for chimney to join with cottage.
Interior: cottage has throughpassage and 2 inglenooks, one blocked. Formerly
an open hall, retains 2 smoke-blackened crucks (not seen on inspection, but vouched
for by VCH). Ground flour entrance to north wing has Jacobean paired doorway,
original door to left, former cellar door to right.

Listing NGR: SU1728280464

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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