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Townsend Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Grittleton, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.5194 / 51°31'9"N

Longitude: -2.2424 / 2°14'32"W

OS Eastings: 383279

OS Northings: 180084

OS Grid: ST832800

Mapcode National: GBR 1Q7.PX0

Mapcode Global: VH963.22XJ

Plus Code: 9C3VGQ95+Q3

Entry Name: Townsend Farmhouse

Listing Date: 29 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1198463

English Heritage Legacy ID: 315827

Location: Grittleton, Wiltshire, SN14

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Grittleton

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Littleton Drew

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

Find accommodation in
Acton Turville


ST 88 SW (east side)

2/16 Townsend Farmhouse


Farmhouse, C15 origins remodelled in C18 and extended in C19.
Front range is of squared ashlar blocks with rubble stone end
walls, stone slate roof and end stacks. Two storeys and attic, 2-
window range with two hipped eaves dormers and two triple casements
each floor. Ground floor left has blocked C15 stone cross window
with cusped heads to lights. Mid C19 parallel rear range with
porch in link between ranges, west gable with blank plaque, upper
casement pair and lower triple casement with relieving arch. North
side has two eaves-breaking dormer gables and lower gabled centre
Interior: front range has heavy chamfered beams to ground floor
west room and deep chimney breast.

Listing NGR: ST8327980084

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