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Charlton Manor Farmhouse, Downton

Description: Charlton Manor Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 March 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 319626

OS Grid Reference: SU1655624189
OS Grid Coordinates: 416556, 124189
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0168, -1.7653

Location: Downton, Wiltshire SP5 4HD

Locality: Downton
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP5 4HD

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Listing Text

SU 12 SE
(off west side)
4/67 Charlton Manor Farmhouse,
(formerly listed as Charlton
23/3/60 Farmhouse)


Farmhouse. c1830. Red and yellow Flemish bond brick, Welsh slate
hipped roof, brick stacks. Square plan. 2-storey, 5-window
symmetrical front. Central segmental porch on Tuscan columns with
double doors with 6 reeded panels and fanlight, either side are two
12-pane sashes. 2-brick plat band to first floor, five 12-pane
sashes; all windows with flat arches. Plain limestone blocking
course, two dormers with 2-light casements. Right return has three
blocked windows and 2-brick plat band to first floor. Left return
and garden front has C20 French windows and two 12-pane sashes to
ground floor, 2-brick plat band to first floor; three sashes and
one blind window. Rear has 12-pane and 20-pane sashes with two
dormers with 2-light casements, attached is mid-C19 single-storey
kitchen extension with sashes and French windows.
Interior has doors with 6 beaded panels in fluted architraves with
paterae, reeded plaster ceiling cornices, marble fireplace with
pilasters in south-east room, internal shutters to windows. Built
following an Enclosure Act of 1807.
(Unpublished records of RCHM (England), Salisbury)

Listing NGR: SU1653424134

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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