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2 Aug 2006
Home Place, The Green, Biddestone, North Wiltshire, Wiltshire, SN14 7DG
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Elm Farmhouse, The Green, Biddestone, North Wiltshire, Wiltshire, SN14 7DG
Elm House Farmhouse, The Green, Biddestone, North Wiltshire, Wiltshire, SN14 7DG
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

BIDDESTONE THE GREEN ST 8673 (north side) 9/36 Elm House Farmhouse and Home Place (formerly listed as Elm Farmhouse) 20.12.60


Farmhouse, now two houses, late C17 and early C18, much rebuilt c1975. Rubble stone with stone tiled roofs. One-and-a-half and two storeys. Main south front has east end stack and 2 storey projecting gable at right side with two renewed 12-pane sashes in architrave surrounds to ground floor and 4-light stone-mullion window with hoodmould above. Chamfered mullions and central king mullion. Main range to left has 3 rebuilt dormer gables with C20 stone-mullion windows over original ground floor 3-light and 2- light chamfered-mullion windows in 2 bays left of entrance and over an early C19 tripartite sash in bay to right of entrance. C18 moulded stone flush doorcase set in fragmentary Tudor arched opening. Fine c1700 stone porch with stone tiled roof and moulded pedimental gable with ball finials. Bolection moulded opening, side windows each with 3 turned stone balusters as mullions and stone seat. Gable has incised lozenge and triangle decoration and date 1778. At left end of front range, a projecting chimney gable with ashlar stack, and to left, a very small 2-light pointed attic window. C20 stone tiled addition with doorway to Home Place at left end. Rear and rear wing largely rebuilt c1975. House was formerly rough rendered and had ridge stack to left of porch.

Listing NGR: ST8630573559


This is part of the Series: IOE01/2280 IOE Records taken by Keith Young; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Keith Young. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Young, Keith

Rights Holder: Young, Keith


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