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Church Farmhouse, Stratton St Margaret

Description: Church Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 May 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 318555

OS Grid Reference: SU1783287030
OS Grid Coordinates: 417832, 187030
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5819, -1.7440

Location: Church Farm, Stratton St Margaret, Swindon SN3 4PD

Locality: Stratton St Margaret
County: Swindon
Country: England
Postcode: SN3 4PD

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Listing Text

Church Farmhouse
SU 18 NE 8/456 3.5.77


Mid-late C17. Two and a half storeys. Altered. 'L'-plan farmhouse built
of rubble with ashlar quoins and ovolo section mullion windows with dripmoulds
and relieving arches (on ground floor). Modern Roman tile roof with moulded
coping and footstones. A large central stack with 3 rebuilt brick diagonal
shafts and 2 other chimneys, one on east gable end. Two light attic windows
in gables. Three light windows on first floor and 4-light windows on ground
floor; also a number of others. The gable ends have one range of windows,
the south front has 2 ranges (altered and one bay to gabled projection to
left. The west front has 3 bays, right hand obscured by creeper, inserted
central doorway (in matching style). Two storey range of outbuildings to
Interior: 2 panelled rooms on ground floor; south-west room possibly C19 panelling,
has bolection fireplace. In first floor room above is a good Tudor arch fireplace.
The staircase is in the angle of the 'L' plan, heavy oak. Later queen post
trusses to roof.

Listing NGR: SU1783287030

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Source: English Heritage

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