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Castle Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Wickwar, South Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5908 / 51°35'27"N

Longitude: -2.3983 / 2°23'53"W

OS Eastings: 372502

OS Northings: 188074

OS Grid: ST725880

Mapcode National: GBR JZ.BZCK

Mapcode Global: VH95M.C8ZS

Entry Name: Castle Farmhouse

Listing Date: 17 September 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1115052

English Heritage Legacy ID: 34828

Location: Wickwar, South Gloucestershire, GL12

County: South Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Wickwar

Built-Up Area: Wickwar

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Wickwar Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

ST 7288 WICKWAR SODBURY ROAD (east side)

9/204 Castle Farmhouse
17.9.52
G.V. II

Farmhouse. Early C18, possibly incorporating late C17 parts; dated "G.C.C./
1880", referring to previous conversion for municipal use. Coursed rubble;
slate roofs behind tall parapet which has inset ashlar panels; moulded projecting
cornice. 3 storeys. 2:3:2 bays: the centre 3 are slightly advanced and
surmounted by a pediment with the date plaque in the tympanum. Glazing bar sash
windows, some with early C18 thick bars and glass; 8 pane sashes to the centre;
in exposed boxes and under thin dripmoulds. Central C20 door; projecting porch
on plain uprights. The north gable end has Venetian windows; cross windows to
rear stairtower. Interior. Moulded beams to ground and first floor north
rooms. Open well stair with open string and turned and twisted balusters,
panelled dado. Some panelled rooms.


Listing NGR: ST7250288074

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