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Wick Farmhouse, Downton

Description: Wick Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 319699

OS Grid Reference: SU1643521623
OS Grid Coordinates: 416435, 121623
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9938, -1.7672

Location: Wick Lane, Downton, Wiltshire SP5 3NH

Locality: Downton
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP5 3NH

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Listing Text

SU 12 SE
(north side)
4/140 Wick Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Early C18. Flemish bond brick, tiled roof, brick
stacks. 2-span roof. 2-storey, 5-window. Central 6-panelled door
with timber-framed canopy, blind windows either side and C20 metal
casements to left and right. 3-brick plat band to first floor; two
3-light and one 2-light casement and two blind windows to first
floor. Two hipped dormers to roof. Gable-end brick stacks,
external stack on right return has limestone plinth and tumbling-in
of offsets, latticed leaded casement to left, to right is 6-
panelled door and casement to first floor. Left return has one
blocked window and some limestone and flint chequers to base of
wall, C20 window to ground floor and 2-light casement to first
floor. Rear has C20 windows to ground floor and two 2-light leaded
casements to first floor. Single-storey extension attached to
right. Unusual datestones; on west wall 'lst June 1732', on north
wall 'WC Esq/June 16th 1772'.
Interior has chamfered lintel to open fireplace with bread ovens,
late C18 eared fireplace to first floor with fluted frieze and mid-
Victorian marble fireplace in west room. Stairs with turned
(Unpublished records of RCHM (England), Salisbury).

Listing NGR: SU1643521623

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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