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College Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Purton, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5874 / 51°35'14"N

Longitude: -1.87 / 1°52'11"W

OS Eastings: 409103

OS Northings: 187622

OS Grid: SU091876

Mapcode National: GBR 3SM.G1B

Mapcode Global: VHB3C.JCRG

Entry Name: College Farmhouse

Listing Date: 17 January 1955

Last Amended: 17 April 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1198361

English Heritage Legacy ID: 317962

Location: Purton, Wiltshire, SN5

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Purton

Built-Up Area: Purton

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Purton

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

SU 08 NE PURTON HIGH STREET
(north side)

8/315 College Farmhouse
(formerly listed as College Farm
and buildings)
17.1.55
II*

Farmhouse, now house. Early C17. Limestone rubble. Stone slate
roof. 2 storeys, cellar and attics, 5 window bays. Central
entrance lobby with stair to rear, and flanking reception rooms,
parlour to left. Central gabled porch with moulded round-headed
opening with keystone. Boarded door. 2-light ovolo moulded
windows with labels. 5 gabled dormers with timber casements.
Gable stacks.
Interior has fully C17 panelled parlour with stone fireplace,
possibly later and overmantel carved with arms of Hyde family and
date 1626. Similar overmantel on first floor with different arms.
Early doors, window seats C17 principal rafter roof. Scratch date
on porch of 1754.


Listing NGR: SU0910387622

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