History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Pump House with Boathouse in Grounds of Bishopstrow House

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishopstrow, Wiltshire

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 51.195 / 51°11'42"N

Longitude: -2.1484 / 2°8'54"W

OS Eastings: 389725

OS Northings: 143988

OS Grid: ST897439

Mapcode National: GBR 1VF.3MT

Mapcode Global: VH97P.Q727

Entry Name: Pump House with Boathouse in Grounds of Bishopstrow House

Listing Date: 11 November 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1036340

English Heritage Legacy ID: 313233

Location: Bishopstrow, Wiltshire, BA12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Bishopstrow

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Bishopstrow St Aldhelm

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

ST 84 SE
(south side)
3/16 Pump House with boathouse in the
grounds of Bishopstrow House


Pump house with boat house to rear. Late C18. Square-panelled
timber framing with brick nogging, the north-west front plastered,
Welsh slate roof. Single-storey. Front facing garden has
round-arched ovolo-moulded wooden doorway with imposts anti
keystone, double wooden doors, either side are boarded-up windows
with square ovolo-moulded wooden architraves. Cornice with
pediment over. Returns and rear have exposed timber framing.
Narrow wet-dock in boathouse. On River Wylye in grounds of C17
Bishopstrow House demolished c.1800 and replaced by present
Bishopstrow House (q.v.) 1817, to north of Warminster Road; the
gardens linked to the latter by tunnel (q.v.) under road.

Listing NGR: ST8972543988

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

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.