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Bonham Farmhouse, Stourton with Gasper

Description: Bonham Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 321220

OS Grid Reference: ST7723933215
OS Grid Coordinates: 377239, 133215
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0978, -2.3264

Location: Bonham Lane, Stourton, Wiltshire BA12 6PX

Locality: Stourton with Gasper
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA12 6PX

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Listing Text

ST 73 SE
(north side)
6/114 Bonham Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Late C18, altered C20. Dressed limestone with tiled
roof, brick stacks. L-plan, attached to west end of Bonham Cottage
(q.v.). Two-storey, 3-window west front. Central gabled stone
and brick porch with round-archway opening and planked door, 2-
light casement either side, first floor has three 2-light
casements, rear has lean-to extension and C20 rooflights. Rear
wing has casements and planked door to north side.
Interior remodelled, but retains cellar with deep chamfered beam
with stepped stops, an arched recess is said to have been used to
imprison Charles, 7th Baron of Stourton for his part in the murder
of John and William Hartgill of Kilmington in 1556, he was hung in
(R. Colt Hoare, A Modern History of South Wiltshire, Vol 1, 1822)

Listing NGR: ST7723933215

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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