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Callas Hill Farmhouse Including Garden Area Railings, Piers and Gate Adjoining South West

A Grade II Listed Building in Wanborough, Swindon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5477 / 51°32'51"N

Longitude: -1.6925 / 1°41'33"W

OS Eastings: 421417

OS Northings: 183244

OS Grid: SU214832

Mapcode National: GBR 4VK.YQQ

Mapcode Global: VHC13.MC2D

Entry Name: Callas Hill Farmhouse Including Garden Area Railings, Piers and Gate Adjoining South West

Listing Date: 27 April 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1355886

English Heritage Legacy ID: 318658

Location: Wanborough, Swindon, SN4

County: Swindon

Civil Parish: Wanborough

Built-Up Area: Wanborough

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Lyddington and Wanborough

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


SU 2183 WANBOROUGH HIGH STREET
Lower Wanborough

24/506 Callas Hill Farmhouse
including garden area
railings, piers and gate
adjoining south west

the description shall be amended to read:

House, formerly farmhouse. C18, possibly with earlier fabric, extended in circa
early C19. Stone rubble with red brick Flemish bond front with burnt headers. Tile
roof with gabled and half-hipped ends. Brick stacks at gable ends. Plan: 2-room
plan with straight stairs and lobby between the two rooms which are both heated from
gable end stacks, behind the left hand room an integral unheated outshut. In circa
early C19 a 2-storey 1-room plan addition was built at the right end. Small cottage
or converted outbuilding at right angles in front of right hand end, now linked to
house by outshut. Exterior: 2-storeys and attic. Symmetrical 3-window south east
front. C20 3-light and central 2-light casements with glazing bars on first floor
in openings with flat brick arches. Two large C20 bay windows on ground floor and
central panelled door, top panels glazed, with canopy. Two small C20 flat roof
dormers. Outshut on right forms link to converted outbuilding or cottage at right
angles to main house; also Flemish bond brick with burnt headers, tile roof with
hipped and gabled ends, 2-storeys, 2 window front with 2-light casements and doorway
converted into a window. Stone rubble rear elevation of main house, its roof
carried down as cat-slide over single storey outshut on right; various casements and
small bay window on ground floor. C19 12-pane sashes on north east end. South west
gable end facing road has doorway with C19 ornate cast-iron porch and sash about
with glazing bars. Including railings, piers and gate to small garden area at
south west end; C19 rusticated stone piers with moulded caps, short section of
railings on north west side and cast-iron pedestrian gate on south east side.
Interior: Early C19 plank and panelled doors with HL hinges; collar-truss roof with
butt purlins.

The list was previously amended in respect of this entry on 27 April 1990.

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SU 2183 WANBOROUGH HIGH STREET
Lower wanborough
24/506 Callas Hill Farmhouse
including garden area
railings, piers and gate
adjoining south west

II
House, formerly farmhouse. C18, possibly with earlier fabric, extended in circa
early C19. Stone rubble with red brick Flemish bond front with burnt headers.
Tile roof with gabled and half-hipped ends. Brick stacks at gable ends. Plan:
2-room plan with straight stairs and lobby between the two rooms which are both
heated from gable end stacks, behind the left hand room an integral unheated
outshut. In circa early C19 a 2-storey l-room plan addition was built at the
right end. Small cottage or converted outbuilding at right angles in front of
right hand end, now linked to house by outshut. Exterior: 2 storeys and
attic. Symmetrical 3-window south east front. C20 3-light and central 2-light
casements with glazing bars on first floor in openings with flat brick arches.
Two large C20 bay windowson ground floor and central panelled door, top panels
glazed, with canopy. Two small C20 flat roof dormers. Outshut on right forms
link to converted outbuilding or cottage at right angles to main house; also
Flemish bond brick with burnt headers, tile roof with hipped and gabled ends,
2-storeys, 2 window front with 2-light casement and doorway converted into a
window. Stone rubble rear elevation of main house , its roof carried down as cat-
slide over single storey outshut on right; various casements and small bay
window on ground floor. C19 12-pane sashes on north east end. South west gable
and facing road has doorway with C19 ornate cast-iron porch and sash about with
glazing bars. Including railings, piers and gate to small garden area at south
west end; C19 rusticated stone piers with moulded caps, short section of
railings on north west side and cast-iron pedestrian gate on south east side.
Interior: not inspected but chamfered cross-beams were observed.


Listing NGR: SU2141783244

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