No 67 (cluny Cottage) and Post Office, Monkton Farleigh, Wiltshire, BA15 (Grade II)

No 67 (cluny Cottage) and Post Office is a grade two (II) listed building in Monkton Farleigh, Wiltshire, BA15. It was first listed in 1988.

About No 67 (cluny Cottage) and Post Office


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Semi-detached cottage and post office. Probably late C16, extended C18 and altered C19. Rubble stone, Bridgwater tiled roof with coped verges and stone stacks. Gable end to road; through passage to rear of stack. Two-storey, 1-window west front. Moulded Tudor- arched stone doorway with planked door and 12-pane sash to right, no first floor windows, attic with rooflight. Right return is gable to road with small C19 sash to ground floor and single-light casement in chamfered stone surround to first floor, square stone sundial with initials CPH 1903 (Charles Parry Hobhouse), damaged insurance disc. Rear has chamfered round-arched planked door to rear of through passage within lean-to greenhouse, 3-light chamfered mullioned casement to right, C19 half-dormer with 2-light casement to left. First floor has 3-light ovolo-mullioned casement and 3-light cyma-mullioned casement, right hand part in dressed limestone is a C18 addition. Single-storey post office attached to left and at right angles to main range of No 67 has C19 six-pane and 4-pane shop windows, half-glazed door and pantiled roof. Interior has deep chamfered beams with stepped stops to through passage and room to left which has large open fireplace with Tudor- arched wooden lintel on stone jambs, bread ovens. Dining room in C18 part has beaded square-headed fireplace. First floor south bedroom has stone bolection-moulded fireplace with cornice and a C19 inserted cast-iron grate, planked doors.

Where is No 67 (cluny Cottage) and Post Office?

No 67 (cluny Cottage) and Post Office is located on 67, Monkton Farleigh Village, in Monkton Farleigh, Wiltshire, BA15.

Key Facts

Grid ReferenceST 80539 65350
Easting, Northing380539, 165350.36084
Latitude, Longitude51.386859, -2.281054
Grade listingII (two)
English Heritage List Entry Number1021831
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