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Sparrow Farmhouse and Dovecote Cottage Attached

A Grade II Listed Building in Chippenham Without, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.4745 / 51°28'28"N

Longitude: -2.1793 / 2°10'45"W

OS Eastings: 387642

OS Northings: 175072

OS Grid: ST876750

Mapcode National: GBR 1QX.FTW

Mapcode Global: VH96B.56RH

Entry Name: Sparrow Farmhouse and Dovecote Cottage Attached

Listing Date: 9 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1022904

English Heritage Legacy ID: 317310

Location: Chippenham Without, Wiltshire, SN14

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Chippenham Without

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: St Paul, Chippenham with Langley Burrell

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

ST 87 NE
3/218 Sparrow Farmhouse and
Dovecote Cottage attached


Farmhouse early and later C18, rubble stone with stone-tiled roofs.
Original range one-and-a-half storeys with south end ashlar corner
stack. Main east front with 2 dormer gables and casement windows
under timber lintels, 3-light to right side, 2-light to left side,
both floors and door to left. South end wall has flush cyma-
moulded stone-mullion windows, single-light to attic, 2-light to
first floor and 3-light to ground floor. To left a former barn
converted in C20 with south side dormer gable and cyma-moulded
stone-mullion windows. West end wall has plaque TMT. C20 stair
tower in angle to rear of original range. Attached to north end
of original range, 2 storey and attic later C18 range with coped
north gable and end wall stack. To east front, a 3-light cyma-
moulded mullion window, to north end a single-light attic window
and renewed 2-light mullion window, to west side flush cyma-moulded
doorcase, two 2-light cyma-moulded first floor windows and hipped
dormer. A short C20 link at north west corner to 'Dovecote
Cottage', dated 1714, rubble stone with Bridgewater tile roof and
west end ashlar stack. One storey and attic with chamfered
doorcase with datestone TMT 1714 over and two 2-light flush stopped
cyma-moulded windows to south front. East end wall has 2-light
recessed cyma-moulded window to attic and dove-openings over, west
end wall has similar 2-light attic window, north wall has 2-light
flush stopped cyma-moulded window.

Listing NGR: ST8764275072

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