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Bell Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Heddington, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.4028 / 51°24'9"N

Longitude: -2.0416 / 2°2'29"W

OS Eastings: 397204

OS Northings: 167082

OS Grid: ST972670

Mapcode National: GBR 2T6.STR

Mapcode Global: VHB47.K0KG

Entry Name: Bell Farmhouse

Listing Date: 31 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1240245

English Heritage Legacy ID: 438202

Location: Heddington, Wiltshire, SN15

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Heddington

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Heddington St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


5/135 Bell Farmhouse


Inn now farmhouse, C17 core, altered in C18 and C19, ironstone
rubble with hipped slate roof and northend ridge stack. Two
storeys. Right section of front is double-fronted with two C19
sashes with hoodmoulds to each floor and off-centre 6-panel door
with pedimental timber hood. Flush ashlar quoins to right. Left
section has ground floor French windows and brick quoins to left.
North end wall is rendered with C20 windows, south end has C19
sashes as on main front. Two rear wings, infilled between. Ground
floor north room has chamfered spine beam with jewelled stops.
House was formerly the Bell Inn on main London road. Both The Bear
and The Bell existed in 1642 when damage by troops in the Civil War
is recorded.
(R.J. Cole, A short history of Heddington and district, n.d. 41-2)

Listing NGR: ST9720467082

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