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Manor Farmhouse with Attached Stable Range and Dovecote, Bishopstone

Description: Manor Farmhouse with Attached Stable Range and Dovecote

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 320630

OS Grid Reference: SU0834426548
OS Grid Coordinates: 408344, 126548
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0382, -1.8824

Location: Church Lane, Bishopstone, Wiltshire SP5 4AS

Locality: Bishopstone
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP5 4AS

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Listing Text

(east side)

5/44 Manor Farmhouse with
attached stable range
and dovecote


Farmhouse and outbuildings. Early C19 for Wilton Estate. English
bond brick, hipped tiled roof with brick stacks, Welsh slate roof
to attached stables and dovecote. L-plan group. Two-storey, 3-
window north front of house. Central brick porch with moulded
stone cornice and corner pilasters, double doors with vertical
panels, fixed windows to sides of porch, either side is 12-pane
sash with wedge lintel. First floor has three 9-pane sashes with
wedge lintels. Moulded wooden eaves cornice. Left return has 12-
pane sash to ground floor. Rear has segmental-headed sashes and
tripartite sash to ground floor, casements and small sashes to
first floor. Two-storey range attached to right return in flint
and brick bands has slate verandah on wooden posts, planked doors
and 2-light casements, right part is former stables with shuttered
windows and planked doors, gabled loft door. Square 2-storey
dovecote attached to west end of range has small windows and
planked door, 4-brick plat band to first floor and stepped brick
eaves courses to low-pitched pyramidal roof with square pyramidal
louvre to apex. Typical example of a Wilton Estate farm group in
this valley.

Listing NGR: SU0835026553

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Source: English Heritage

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