Description: Farmbuildings at Upper Chicksgrove Farm
Date Listed: 6 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 321055
OS Grid Reference: ST9637829818
OS Grid Coordinates: 396378, 129818
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0677, -2.0531
TISBURY UPPER CHICKSGROVE
ST 92 NE (south side)
5/265 Farmbuildings at Upper
Wrongly shown on OS Map as Quarry Farm. Complete group of farm
buildings east of Quarry Farmhouse (q.v.). Dated 1833 on west
gable of south range, for Wyndhams of Dinton. Dressed limestone,
Welsh slate roofs with coped verges. E-plan enclosing 2 yards.
Two-storey cowshed to north, built on bank; six segmental-headed
doorways with small square vents to ground and first floor of south
side, north side has square and segmental-headed doorways to upper
floor, segmental-headed loft doors at gable ends. East range has
open-fronted shelter sheds facing north yard; elliptical-arched
openings on square stone piers, barn projecting to west from east
range has large elliptical opening on north and south side. South
yard has large barn on east side with central elliptical -headed
openings on east and west sides, narrow loopholes either side.
South combination range of stables with granary over has square and
elliptical openings and square vents, apex of west gable has date
1833 carved in relief.
Interiors of barns and stables have queen post trusses to roof,
central projecting barn has cruck-like timber in east wall,
probably reset. Also see Ham Cross Farm buildings (q.v.).
(Unpublished records of RCHM (England), Salisbury)
Listing NGR: ST9637829818
Source: English Heritage
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