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Small Farmbuilding at Right Angles to Cowshed at Priory Farm, Maiden Bradley with Yarnfield

Description: Small Farmbuilding at Right Angles to Cowshed at Priory Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 January 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 321208

OS Grid Reference: ST7993740320
OS Grid Coordinates: 379937, 140320
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1618, -2.2883

Location: Maiden Bradley, Wiltshire BA12 7JB

Locality: Maiden Bradley with Yarnfield
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA12 7JB

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Listing Text

ST 74 SE
(south side)
1/102 Small farmbuilding at right angles
to cowshed at Priory Farm (formerly
6.1.66 listed as Remains of Augustinian
Small monastic domestic building, now disused farmbuilding.
Probably C15. Rubble stone, corrugated asbestos roof, formerly
thatched, removed north stack. Two-storey, 1-window west front.
Tudor-arched stone doorway with rebate to right, giving access to
internal stairs, former 2-light chamfered mullioned window to left,
with inserted C19 window. First floor has chamfered open window to
left. Left return has planked stable door with segmental head to
right, blocked 2-light mullioned window to first floor. Rear is
windowless. Right return has blocked arched opening to ground
Interior of ground floor has very deep chamfered beam to ceiling
and first floor. Winding stone stairs from outside to first floor;
no internal access between floors. First floor has stone square-
headed fireplace, C20 roof. One of two surviving domestic monastic
buildings from the Priory founded here in 1190, a leper hospital
was on this site during the C12.
(N. Pevsner, The Buildings of England, Wiltshire, 1975)

Listing NGR: ST7993740320

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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