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Sundial Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Corton, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.1668 / 51°10'0"N

Longitude: -2.0907 / 2°5'26"W

OS Eastings: 393753

OS Northings: 140840

OS Grid: ST937408

Mapcode National: GBR 2X1.S92

Mapcode Global: VH97Q.QX2X

Entry Name: Sundial Farmhouse

Listing Date: 1 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1036349

English Heritage Legacy ID: 313249

Location: Boyton, Wiltshire, BA12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Boyton

Built-Up Area: Corton

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Boyton St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ST 94 SW
(north side)
4/32 Sundial Farmhouse

Farmhouse, now detached house. Late C17, altered late C18.
Limestone rubble stone, tiled roof with coped verges, brick stacks.
Two-storey, 4-windowed front. Six-panelled door in moulded
architrave with pedimented porch on Doric columns to left of
centre, to left is tripartite sash, to right are two tripartite
sashes, enlarged 1960s. First floor has four 12-pane sashes, over
door is stone sundial and lettering 17 RWS 75. Left return has 3-
light casement to ground floor, 2-light casement to first floor.
Rear has C20 glazed door inserted into former 3-light recessed
chamfered mullioned window, 2-light casement to right in blocked
doorway and 3-light casement in former mullioned window, first
floor has two 2-light and one 3-light casement, all inserted into
former mullioned windows in 1960s.
Interior has open fireplace with timber lintel on stone jambs to
west rooms, C18 dog-leg stairs with two turned balusters per tread,
ramped handrail and turned newels, stair hall has reset C17
panelling with arabesque frieze. Drawing room has door with 6
fielded panels, marble fireplace with mural over; C18 landscape in
painted eared architrave, recently uncovered (1985).

Listing NGR: ST9375340840

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

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