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WIDDINGTON FARMHOUSE WITH GARDEN WALL

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.

Name: WIDDINGTON FARMHOUSE WITH GARDEN WALL

List entry Number: 1116346

Location

WIDDINGTON FARMHOUSE WITH GARDEN WALL

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

County:

District: Wiltshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Upavon

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 03-Jun-1986

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 311115

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List entry Description

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

UPAVON WIDDINGTON SU 15 SW 5/165 Widdington Farmhouse with garden wall II Farmhouse, 1817, incorporating end gable of earlier building. Brick with raised stone quoins. Tiled roof replacing slate, replacing earlier thatch on lower internal roof. Two storeys and attic. Three bays. Central door in gabled porch. Flanking canted bay windows, these and the door have rubbed relieving brick arches. Timber casement windows to upper floor. Two small dormers and panelled stacks, to right with initials and datestone. Widdington Farm was the birthplace of Henry Orator Hunt, born 1773, chartist and radical leader at the time of the Peterloo massacre, ally of Cobbett, and later Member of Parliament. He later moved to Chisenbury Priory (q.v.) and Littlecott Farm. Interior has inglenook fireplace on right gable wall. Also included the semi- circular front garden wall, approximately 70cm high, with half- round brick copings.

Listing NGR: SU1235753629

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National Grid Reference: SU 12357 53629

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