Church Farmhouse, Melksham, Wiltshire, SN12 (Grade II)

Church Farmhouse is a grade two (II) listed building in Melksham, Wiltshire, SN12. It was first listed in 1985.

About Church Farmhouse

ST 86 NE MELKSHAM WITHOUT BATH ROAD, SHAW (west side)



1/158 Church Farmhouse



Farmhouse. Early to late C18. Squared and coursed rubblestone. Stone slate roof with coped verges and ashlar end stacks. Double- pile plan. 3-storey symmetrical 3-window front. Central door has stone hood on brackets and moulded case. Ground and first floor windows are 12-pane flush sashes with 6 pane sashes to second floor. Flush quoins and plain window architraves. Rear facade is 2 storey and under outshut roof, with early C19 lean-to extension to left. 3 windows are 2-light beaded mullions with casements. Same casements on rear half of gable ends, but sashes to front half. Interior: large stone 4-centred arched fireplace in room to front left. Plain stone square-headed fireplace with keystone to rear left. Ceilings of rear part of house are lower and flue levels different from front. 4 and 5-plank doors. The difference between front and rear seems to suggest a remodelling of the front in late C181early C19, of an early C18 house.


Where is Church Farmhouse?

Church Farmhouse is located on Bath Road, in Melksham, Wiltshire, SN12.


Key Facts

Grid ReferenceST 88901 65573
Easting, Northing388901, 165573.36084
Latitude, Longitude51.389091, -2.160895
Grade listingII (two)
English Heritage List Entry Number1021753
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