The Butter Cross
- 7 Jul 2000
- The Butter Cross, Market Place, Castle Combe, North Wiltshire, Wiltshire, SN14 7HT
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
CASTLE COMBE MARKET PLACE ST 8477 6/114 The Butter Cross
Stone steps, later C19 using old masonry, 2 high rubble stone steps serving as plinth to top section made up of Perpendicular style window head in two blocks, infilled below. Also known as Weavers Steps. The top section reputedly from demolished gatehouse to north of The Old Rectory (q.v.). Structure said to mark Manor boundary. (E. Cruse: Castle Combe, 1965 P.85).
Listing NGR: ST8419977188
© Mr Peter Clark. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Clark, Peter
Rights Holder: Clark, Peter
Rubble, Stone, Victorian Steps, Transport, Pedestrian Transport Site, Boundary Marker, Monument <By Form>, Boundary