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CANTAX HOUSE AND FRONT GARDEN WALL

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: CANTAX HOUSE AND FRONT GARDEN WALL

List entry Number: 1022139

Location

CANTAX HOUSE AND FRONT GARDEN WALL, CANTAX HILL

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Wiltshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Lacock

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 20-Dec-1960

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 315459

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

LACOCK CANTAX HILL ST 9168 (west side) 4/26 Cantax House and front garden wall 20.12.60 GV II*

House c1700, red brick with ashlar dressings and hipped stone slate roof. Corniced rear stacks. Two storeys and attic, formal 7- window front with centre 3 bays advanced and pedimented. Two gabled dormers. Rusticated quoins to centre and angles, coved eaves cornice. Twelve-pane sashes in raised moulded surrounds, centre 6-panel door in architrave with hood on scroll brackets. Keyed roundel in pediment. Rear centre gable and short wings each side. Interior: fielded panelled doors and shutters. Ground floor right room is fully panelled. Centre plain staircase with column balusters and bracketed treads. Attached to north east angle of house and extending to Town Bridge (q.v.) is coped red brick front wall with 2 ashlar panelled gate piers, corniced with large urn finials. South end of wall adjoining bridge is C20. House was the vicarage until 1866.

Listing NGR: ST9148668597

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National Grid Reference: ST 91486 68597

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