College Farm And Buildings / College Farmhouse

17 Feb 2001
College Farm And Buildings, High Street, Purton, North Wiltshire, Wiltshire, SN5 4AA
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College Farmhouse, High Street, Purton, North Wiltshire, Wiltshire, SN5 4AA
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

SU 08 NE PURTON HIGH STREET (north side)

8/315 College Farmhouse (formerly listed as College Farm and buildings) 17.1.55 II*

Farmhouse, now house. Early C17. Limestone rubble. Stone slate roof. 2 storeys, cellar and attics, 5 window bays. Central entrance lobby with stair to rear, and flanking reception rooms, parlour to left. Central gabled porch with moulded round-headed opening with keystone. Boarded door. 2-light ovolo moulded windows with labels. 5 gabled dormers with timber casements.

Gable stacks.

Interior has fully C17 panelled parlour with stone fireplace, possibly later and overmantel carved with arms of Hyde family and date 1626. Similar overmantel on first floor with different arms.

Early doors, window seats C17 principal rafter roof. Scratch date on porch of 1754.

Listing NGR: SU0910387622


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1597 IOE Records taken by Chris Pocock; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Chris Pocock. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Pocock, Chris

Rights Holder: Pocock, Chris


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