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The Lyns

A Grade II Listed Building in Winsley, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3451 / 51°20'42"N

Longitude: -2.2812 / 2°16'52"W

OS Eastings: 380509

OS Northings: 160708

OS Grid: ST805607

Mapcode National: GBR 0R0.L2B

Mapcode Global: VH96V.DGW5

Plus Code: 9C3V8PW9+2G

Entry Name: The Lyns

Listing Date: 13 November 1962

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1285206

English Heritage Legacy ID: 314761

Location: Winsley, Wiltshire, BA15

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Winsley

Built-Up Area: Winsley

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Winsley St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Farmhouse, C16, refronted in C18, rubble stone with stone slate
roofs, east end stack and ridge stack to main range, west chimney
gable to west end cross wing. Two storeys and attic. Main range
has regular three-window front of C18 cyma-moulded flush mullion
windows, 3-light each side, 2-light to centre over plank door in
raised moulded surround with hood on brackets. Ground floor
windows have hoodmoulds. Lower cross wing has gable projecting to
north and ovolo-moulded C17 mullion windows with hoodmoulds, one 3-
light to ground and first floors, one 2-light to attic. Roof of
main range is hipped down to cross wing ridge.
Interior: Possible former open hall house, of three room and cross
passage plan with fine Tudor-arched fireplaces in hall and on each
floor of cross wing. Hall has high inserted 4-panel compartmental
ceiling with deep hollow-moulded beams. Trusses above have some
smoke blackening. South end floor levels bear no relation to C18
front, heavy chamfered and stopped beams. North end room has very
heavy floor joists.
Probably the house of the Druce family, recorded in Turleigh from

Listing NGR: ST8050960708

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