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Inner Gatehouse at Place Farm

A Grade I Listed Building in Tisbury, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.0677 / 51°4'3"N

Longitude: -2.0711 / 2°4'16"W

OS Eastings: 395111

OS Northings: 129817

OS Grid: ST951298

Mapcode National: GBR 2Y6.Z2J

Mapcode Global: FRA 66K9.DXK

Plus Code: 9C3V3W9H+3G

Entry Name: Inner Gatehouse at Place Farm

Listing Date: 6 January 1966

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1146019

English Heritage Legacy ID: 320999

Location: Tisbury, Wiltshire, SP3

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Tisbury

Built-Up Area: Tisbury

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Tisbury St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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5/210 Inner Gatehouse at Place Farm

Inner gatehouse, attached to south end of farmhouse (q.v.). Late
C15. Dressed limestone, tiled roof with coped verges and brick
stack to east gable. Two-storey, 2-window. South side has
double cyma moulded Tudor-arched entrance with heavy planked door
with strap hinges, diagonal buttress to right and buttress with
offset to left, first floor has 2-light C15 window with arched
lights. Left return has external dog-leg stone stairs to planked
door of upper room, rising from pointed arch with hoodmould within
through entry. Rear has double chamfered archway to entry with 2-
light C15 window with arched lights to upper room, attached to
farmhouse at left side.
Interior of entry has heavy chamfered beams with stepped stops,
pointed chamfered doorway with planked door to ground floor to east
of entry. Interior of upper room said to have C19 fireplace
surround and grate. Fine inner gatehouse at the former grange of
the Abbess of Shaftesbury.

Listing NGR: ST9510829813

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