Broad Town Farmhouse, Broad Town, Wiltshire, SN4 (Grade II)

Broad Town Farmhouse is a grade two (II) listed building in Broad Town, Wiltshire, SN4. It was first listed in 1955.

About Broad Town Farmhouse

SU 07 NE BROAD TOWN BROAD TOWN ROAD



(west side) 9/9 Broad Town Farmhouse



17.1.55



Farmhouse, now house, dated 1625 and 1668 RS in kitchen and on stack. Clunch, limestone, and brick alterations. C20 cedar shingle roof replacing thatch. 4-bays parallel to street, with right hand rear service wing. Entrance to main hall with twin service rooms to right, parlour to left and inner room beyond. Elevation: bays left of entrance framing replaced by brick, C19 casement windows with segmental brick heads, and wall raised to encompass first floor window. Entrance 4-panelled door and Tuscan portico, all early-mid C19. Stone build to right of door has C19 casement windows and raised dormer. Interior: moulded stone jambs to parlour fireplace with inferior timber lintel probably replacing stone head. Left end room with Great Exhibition circular iron fireplace in marble surround. Spine beams deeply chamfered with swept ends, but bar stops in former cheese room in service end of hall. Upper floor partly in roof, good moulded stone fireplace over hall. C17 stud and panel partition. C17 roof. House alleged to be remodelled by Roger Spackman, relative of Thomas whose monuments is in Clyffe Pypard Church (q.v).


Where is Broad Town Farmhouse?

Broad Town Farmhouse is located on Broad Town Road, in Broad Town, Wiltshire, SN4.


Key Facts

Grid ReferenceSU 09080 77756
Easting, Northing409080, 177756.36084
Latitude, Longitude51.498675, -1.870588
Grade listingII (two)
English Heritage List Entry Number1022649
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