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Pits Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Corsham, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4117 / 51°24'41"N

Longitude: -2.2012 / 2°12'4"W

OS Eastings: 386101

OS Northings: 168089

OS Grid: ST861680

Mapcode National: GBR 1RN.G91

Mapcode Global: VH96H.SSN6

Entry Name: Pits Farmhouse

Listing Date: 1 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1199220

English Heritage Legacy ID: 315412

Location: Corsham, Wiltshire, SN13

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Corsham

Built-Up Area: Corsham

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Neston

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

CORSHAM WADSWICK LANE
ST 86 NE
Neston
3/384 Pits Farmhouse
II

Farmhouse, now 2 cottages, early C17, rubble stone with concrete-
tiled roof, hipped to south, coped gable to north with end stack.
Axial stack on roof hip. Two storeys and attic. East front has 2
hipped dormers, one on roof slope, one, to right, at eaves.
Recessed chamfered mullion windows, two 2-light and two 3-light to
first floor. Ground floor long casements under catslide roof to
left, blocked door, buttress, door with stone hood and, to right,
two 3-light windows with hoodmoulds, one with relieving arch,
flanking door with hoodmould. Rear has similar mullion windows, to
left 3-light over 2-light, then projecting gable with ovolo-moulded
windows, then central 3-light window with stepped buttress to right
and projecting gabled stair tower with 3-light window. Ground
floor to right projects under catslide roof. Door and 3-light
ovolo-moulded window.
Interior: heavy beamed 6-panel ceiling, Tudor-arched door to rear
of through passage, stair with flat balusters and scratch moulded
newels, first floor cupboard with butterfly hinges.


Listing NGR: ST8610168089

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