The Dower House, St. Paul Malmesbury, Wiltshire, SN16 (Grade II)

The Dower House is a grade two (II) listed building in St. Paul Malmesbury, Wiltshire, SN16. It was first listed in 1987.

About The Dower House


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Shown on Map as Manor Farm. Former farmhouse, now detached house. Early C18 core to rear with mid C19 south-east addition (dated ‘RHP/1842’ on south-west gable) and later C19 addition to north-east wall (Hungerford Pollen crest above doorway). Coursed rubble to core ranges and side walls of 1842 block, squared and coursed rubble to south-east front, stone dressings and ashlar copings; concrete tile to rear roofs, stone slate to south-facing roofs with end brick stacks. T-shaped plan: core range to rear of 1842 block, late C19 dairy/cheese room addition to right of main block. Two-storey, 3-window south-east front Windows are 3-light chamfered mullions, those to ground floor with 2-pane timber casements, those to upper with octagonal glazed cast iron casements. Central gabled porch with stone slate roof, Tudor-arched entrance with Pollen crest above and Pollen pelican on gable apex; 6-panel door with 2 top lights. Further plank door to dairy/cheese room to right.

Where is The Dower House?

The Dower House is located on The Street, in St. Paul Malmesbury, Wiltshire, SN16.

Key Facts

Grid ReferenceST 93253 83365
Easting, Northing393253, 183365.36084
Latitude, Longitude51.549137, -2.098697
Grade listingII (two)
English Heritage List Entry Number1022279
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