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Devilstone Wall and Garden Walls to North at Parsonage Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Chiseldon, Swindon

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Latitude: 51.518 / 51°31'4"N

Longitude: -1.7321 / 1°43'55"W

OS Eastings: 418682

OS Northings: 179931

OS Grid: SU186799

Mapcode National: GBR 4VX.T19

Mapcode Global: VHB3T.X3NM

Entry Name: Devilstone Wall and Garden Walls to North at Parsonage Farmhouse

Listing Date: 20 September 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1355972

English Heritage Legacy ID: 318292

Location: Chiseldon, Swindon, SN4

County: Swindon

Civil Parish: Chiseldon

Built-Up Area: Chiseldon

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

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Listing Text

(north side)
"Devilstone" wall and
garden walls to north
at Parsonage Farmhouse
SU 1879 29/156A


Probably C18 and early C19; a rubble retaining wall about 5-6 ft high and about
5 yds long meeting the house at its south-west corner. In one of its quoins
is set a crude relief figure locally known as "The Devil Stone". The garden
walls appear to be C18, brick, partly (to east) on rubble retaining wall, to
churchyard. About 5-6 ft high. Moulded stone coping. Ramped down on north
side. North wall about 30 yds long, east wall about 40 yds and short return
to south about 10 yds long.

Listing NGR: SU1868279931

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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