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?.

Cool's Farmhouse, West Tisbury

Description: Cool's Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 321071

OS Grid Reference: ST9060029821
OS Grid Coordinates: 390600, 129821
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0676, -2.1355

Location: West Tisbury, Wiltshire SP3 6DB

Locality: West Tisbury
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP3 6DB

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

ST 92 NW
4/279 Cool's Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Mid C17. Rubble stone, cedar shingled roof,
formerly thatched, brick stacks. U-plan with entrance in narrow
centre courtyard on west. Two-storey, 1-window front in
courtyard; C20 door in Tudor-arched stone surround, 2-light
casement over. Wings either side each have 4-light hollow-
chamfered mullioned casements facing courtyard, left side blocked
together with first floor windows. Gable end of north wing has 3-
light hollow-chamfered mullioned casement to ground floor and
single chamfered light to attic, left return of this wing has two
4-light mullioned casements to ground floor and three C20 casements
to first floor, gable end of main range has pointed lancet to
attic. Right return of south wing has 3-light mullioned casement
and C20 French windows to ground floor, 2-light mullioned casements
to first floor. Rear of main range has C20 door, 3-light and 4-
light mullioned casements and leaded casements to first-floor.
Interior has deeply chamfered beams with stepped stops, open
fireplace in north wing has Tudor-arched chamfered lintel on
chamfered stone jambs. First floor fireplace with elliptical-
headed chamfered stone surround. Main range has 4-bay roof with
cambered collars to tie-beam and collar trusses, wattle and daub
A freehold farm known as Upper Linley until c1900 when name changed
to Cool's after the name of the freeholder.

Listing NGR: ST9060029821

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.