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Old Townsend Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishops Cannings, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3716 / 51°22'17"N

Longitude: -1.9269 / 1°55'36"W

OS Eastings: 405184

OS Northings: 163614

OS Grid: SU051636

Mapcode National: GBR 3W1.ZM1

Mapcode Global: VHB49.KS5F

Entry Name: Old Townsend Farmhouse

Listing Date: 29 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1193426

English Heritage Legacy ID: 311561

Location: Bishops Cannings, Wiltshire, SN10

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Bishops Cannings

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Bishop's Cannings and Etchilhampton St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SU 06 SE (north side)

7/142 Old Townsend Farmhouse


Farmhouse. C17. Rendered and painted stone facade and brick
structure. Slate roof. Two storeys and attics, 3 bays. Central
through hall and rear wing to right bay forming 'L' plan, with
later lean-to structures against front block. Central gabled porch
of stone with moulded outer opening and reset 6-panelled inner
door. High plinth and stone dripmould. Stone ovolo moulded 3-
light windows to ground and first floors, but left ground floor
window replaced in timber. Windows to side elevation have slight
hollow chamfer and label moulds with square terminals to dropped
ends. Roof hipped with two gabled and leaded dormers. Flues from
front reception rooms either side of hall gathered to central
brick stack. Interior not seen.

Listing NGR: SU0518463614

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

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