The Lacket

26 Jul 2000
The Lacket, West Overton, Kennet, Wiltshire, SN8 4EQ
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

SU 16 NW WEST OVERTON LOCKERIDGE DENE (north-west side) 9/144 The Lacket GV II Cottage. Early C18. Brick with thatched roofs. Two storeys, 3 bays. Entrance to central dining room, with added early C19 room, now drawing room-library to left, probably a rebuild of original inner room, and kitchen beyond stack to right. Extensions to rear, and good C20 timber extension contains garden room and children's room. Door in C20 thatched porch with reset datestone reading I/R.

M 1709. Paned windows to ground floor and leaded windows to left bay. Roof hipped, with stack to left gable, and taller stack to main fireplace in central bay. Carrington (Mrs Partridge) is said to have stayed here during visits to Wiltshire.

Listing NGR: SU1449867385


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0955 IOE Records taken by B J W Heath; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr B.J.W. Heath. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Heath, B.J.W.

Rights Holder: Heath, B.J.W.


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