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Slade's Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Melksham Without, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3945 / 51°23'40"N

Longitude: -2.1737 / 2°10'25"W

OS Eastings: 388011

OS Northings: 166178

OS Grid: ST880661

Mapcode National: GBR 1RW.H8C

Mapcode Global: VH96Q.86QS

Entry Name: Slade's Farmhouse

Listing Date: 13 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1194762

English Heritage Legacy ID: 314431

Location: Melksham Without, Wiltshire, SN12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Melksham Without

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Shaw and Whitley

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

(south side)

1/214 No 141 (Slade's Farmhouse)

II -- -Il

House with attached dairy. Late C17/early C18. Rubblestone,
stone slate roof with saddleback coped verges, kneelers and
finials. 2 storeys and attic, 3 windows. Central studded door
has moulded architrave and continuous drip mould over lintel.
Windows are 3-light cyma moulded mullions to either side and same
on first floor with one 2-light above door. Two Cotswold-type
attic gables each have one 2-light cyma moulded mullion with drip
moulds. Gable to left return has bull's eye window to top right.
Attached to left is single storey dairy with stone slate roof and
flat coped verge and stone stack: one 3-light cyma moulded
mullion. Rear is similar but no attic gables and rear door is to
left in dairy, with drip mould over.
Interior: Room to left of front door has fine moulded 4-centred
arched fireplace with moulded cornice and stops; bread oven to
right of fireplace and spice cupboard in rear wall. Central
stairs. House said to have been built c1750 by de Slade family
who were weavers in the area.

Listing NGR: ST8801166178

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

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