British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Church Farmhouse, Pitton and Farley

Description: Church Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 320030

OS Grid Reference: SU2132531528
OS Grid Coordinates: 421325, 131528
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0827, -1.6969

Location: Townsend, Farley, Wiltshire SP5 1DH

Locality: Pitton and Farley
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP5 1DH

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

So. 23 SW
(east side)
7/136 Church Farmhouse

Farmhouse. Early C17. Timber framed with brick infilling,
thatched roof. Single storey and attic, 3 1/2 bays. Lobby entry plan
with entrance, a boarded door, to left of centre bay. Framing of
heavy scantling, 3 panels high, with corner braces, forming
horizontal rectangles. Left half bay added late C17 in square
framing. Iron casement windows of early C19. Three flush dormers.
Roof half hipped to right and hipped over left extension. Left
bays framed on rear, remainder replaced in brick.
Interior has central brick and chalk stack, with oven to left room,
projecting to rear, and cambered chamfered lintel. Stair against
stack in lobby. Spine beams with step and scoop stops. Roof has
raking struts to collars and clasped purlins, and windbraces to end
trusses only.
(RCHM survey)

Listing NGR: SU2130531504

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.