Hans Farmhouse, Castle Combe, Wiltshire, SN14 (Grade II*)

Hans Farmhouse is a grade two star (II*) listed building in Castle Combe, Wiltshire, SN14. It was first listed in 1960.

About Hans Farmhouse

CASTLE COMBE UPPER CASTLE COMBE ST 8477 6/174 Hans Farmhouse 20.12.60


Farmhouse, c1700 , rubble stone, rough rendered with stone tiled roofs, end wall and ridge stacks to main range with coped north gable. South end wall stack to lower range to south. South west rear wing has massive outside stack. Main house: 2 storey and attic, 2 hipped dormers with ball finials. Rusticated ashlar quoins and ashlar coved eaves cornice. 3 window range. First floor paired outer sash windows and single central sash. 18-pane sashes, thick glazing bars to left side pair. Raised moulded stone surrounds. Ground floor 3-light chamfered stone-mullion window with hoodmould each side of fine stone doorcase with staff moulding and fielded panels around, 2 each side, 3 above. Stone hood on carved brackets. 6-panel door. 2-light window with hoodmould to north end wall, first floor. Rear gable with 2-light stair light with hoodmould. Lean-to range adjoining to left. At south end of main front a one-and-a-half storey range with dormer gable to front. Early C18 raised moulded surrounds to sash windows, one window range to front, two to south end. Thick glazing bar upper sashes, C19 sashes below. Rear wing has, to south side, door in raised staff-moulded surround, one window range of sashes in surrounds with moulded jambs. 15-pane thick glazing bar sash in lower window, dripstone over and C19 sash above. Interior said to have fine panelled room at south end and early C18 staircase.

Where is Hans Farmhouse?

Hans Farmhouse is located on Upper Castle Combe, in Castle Combe, Wiltshire, SN14.

Key Facts

Grid ReferenceST 84798 77406
Easting, Northing384798, 177406.36084
Latitude, Longitude51.495392, -2.220372
Grade listingII* (two star)
English Heritage List Entry Number1022885
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