History in Structure

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

Fonthill Gifford

A Grade II Listed Building in Tisbury, 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: 51.0797 / 51°4'46"N

Longitude: -2.0991 / 2°5'56"W

OS Eastings: 393151

OS Northings: 131153

OS Grid: ST931311

Mapcode National: GBR 2Y5.B3K

Mapcode Global: FRA 66H8.G1H

Plus Code: 9C3V3WH2+V8

Entry Name: Fonthill Gifford

Listing Date: 6 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1145994

English Heritage Legacy ID: 321040

Location: Fonthill, Wiltshire, SP3

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Tisbury

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Tisbury St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

Tagged with: Architectural structure

Find accommodation in
Fonthill Bishop


ST 93 SW (east side)

1/250 No 74 Fonthill Gifford


Estate cottage. 1862 for Alfred Morrison. Dressed limestone to
ground floor with timber-framing to first floor, thatched gabled
roof with diagonally-set or square brick stacks. Single storey and
attic, 1 window, to north. Entrance to left return with half-
glazed door, 2-light mullioned casement and projecting bread oven
to left, jettied upper floor has 3-light leaded casement, partly
tile-hung. Front has 4-light leaded casement to left, 2-storey
stone and timber-framed bay to right has mullioned leaded casement
to ground floor and wooden casement to first floor, external stone
stack to right has stone tablet with initials AM and date 1862.
Cross wing to right has 3-light mullioned casement to ground floor,
right return has tile-hung gablet and single chamfered casements to
ground floor of main range.
Interior has blocked open fireplace. Included as a good early
example of Vernacular Revival in estate building; the style
strongly suggests that this may be by G. Devey.

Listing NGR: ST9315131153

External Links

External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.

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.