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Bonham Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Stourton with Gasper, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0978 / 51°5'52"N

Longitude: -2.3264 / 2°19'35"W

OS Eastings: 377239

OS Northings: 133215

OS Grid: ST772332

Mapcode National: GBR 0V1.0NB

Mapcode Global: FRA 6607.3GG

Entry Name: Bonham Farmhouse

Listing Date: 9 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1131129

English Heritage Legacy ID: 321220

Location: Stourton with Gasper, Wiltshire, BA12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Stourton with Gasper

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Upper Stour

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

STOURTON WITH GASPER BONHAM LANE
ST 73 SE
(north side)
6/114 Bonham Farmhouse
GV II
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
Salisbury.
(R. Colt Hoare, A Modern History of South Wiltshire, Vol 1, 1822)


Listing NGR: ST7723933215

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