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Latitude: 51.5669 / 51°34'0"N
Longitude: -2.0871 / 2°5'13"W
OS Eastings: 394056
OS Northings: 185339
OS Grid: ST940853
Mapcode National: GBR 2R6.M53
Mapcode Global: VH95S.RWZ6
Entry Name: The Moat House
Listing Date: 12 December 1951
Last Amended: 16 July 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1363869
English Heritage Legacy ID: 315775
Location: St. Paul Malmesbury Without, Wiltshire, SN16
Civil Parish: St. Paul Malmesbury Without
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
Church of England Parish: Malmesbury and Brokenborough
Church of England Diocese: Bristol
ST 98 NW ST PAUL MALMESBURY GRANGE LANE
WITHOUT (east side)
5/152 The Moat House
(formerly listed as
12.12.51 Dower House)
Former service building to royal stud farm, now detached house.
Early C17 with C18 and C19 alterations. Some rubble and
colourwashed brick with stone dressings, stone slate roof and rear
brick stacks. Rectangular plan with C17 section to the west and
C19 addition to the east end. Two-storey and attic, 3-window
courtyard front. Windows to the left are 2 and 3-light C19
casements, ovolo-moulded mullions to ground floor right; attic
windows are under 2 gables which are C19 insertions. Plank door
off-set to left. West end wall has further mullioned fenestration
and gabled porch with plank door. Former hipped roof to west end
breached by the C19 gables. Lean-to milking loggia on circular
brick piers to rear wall.
Interior. Several chamfered beams, rustic plaster motif to ceiling
of ground floor room in centre, plain C18 staircase with mahogany
handrail and square balusters and original butt-purlin, collar-beam
roof structure with C19 modifications. The building is reputed to
have served as a Quaker meeting house.
Listing NGR: ST9405685339
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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