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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1023779



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.


District: Wiltshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Alderbury

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 28-Mar-1985

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 319383

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SU 12 NE ALDERBURY CASTLE LANE (east side) Whaddon 5/4 Matrons' College Farmhouse


Farmhouse. C18. English bond brick with stone and flint bands, tiled roof with brick stacks. T-plan with C18 extension. 2 storey with attic, 2-window. Entrance door is on left side of projecting wing of 'T'; 6-panelled door in moulded case with cornice, 16-pane sash to right and 12-pane sash to first floor. Gable-end of this wing has central projecting stack and narrow casements either side on three floors. Main range has C20 casement on ground floor to left and right of wing, with C19 casement to first floor on right. Left return has one 16-pane sash on two floors. To rear is rendered wing of late C18 with planked door and cast-iron casements. Interior: C18 newel staircase, chamfered beams with ogee stops to ground floor. Cellar below parlour. Probably a late C18 rebuild of an earlier building, endowed by Matrons' College, The Close, Salisbury which was founded 1682 by Seth Ward. (Unpublished records of R.C.H.M. (England), Salisbury).

Listing NGR: SU1958026118

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National Grid Reference: SU 19580 26118


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