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Small Farmbuilding at Right Angles to Cowshed at Priory Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Maiden Bradley with Yarnfield, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.1618 / 51°9'42"N

Longitude: -2.2882 / 2°17'17"W

OS Eastings: 379940

OS Northings: 140323

OS Grid: ST799403

Mapcode National: GBR 0T9.499

Mapcode Global: VH97T.9256

Entry Name: Small Farmbuilding at Right Angles to Cowshed at Priory Farm

Listing Date: 6 January 1966

Last Amended: 9 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1198650

English Heritage Legacy ID: 321208

Location: Maiden Bradley with Yarnfield, Wiltshire, BA12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Maiden Bradley with Yarnfield

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Maiden Bradley All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ST 74 SE
(south side)
1/102 Small farmbuilding at right angles
to cowshed at Priory Farm (formerly
6.1.66 listed as Remains of Augustinian
Small monastic domestic building, now disused farmbuilding.
Probably C15. Rubble stone, corrugated asbestos roof, formerly
thatched, removed north stack. Two-storey, 1-window west front.
Tudor-arched stone doorway with rebate to right, giving access to
internal stairs, former 2-light chamfered mullioned window to left,
with inserted C19 window. First floor has chamfered open window to
left. Left return has planked stable door with segmental head to
right, blocked 2-light mullioned window to first floor. Rear is
windowless. Right return has blocked arched opening to ground
Interior of ground floor has very deep chamfered beam to ceiling
and first floor. Winding stone stairs from outside to first floor;
no internal access between floors. First floor has stone square-
headed fireplace, C20 roof. One of two surviving domestic monastic
buildings from the Priory founded here in 1190, a leper hospital
was on this site during the C12.
(N. Pevsner, The Buildings of England, Wiltshire, 1975)

Listing NGR: ST7994040323

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