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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.


List entry Number: 1022883



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


District: Wiltshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Castle Combe

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.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 317258

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CASTLE COMBE THE STREET ST 8477 (west side) 6/168 Reading Room Cottage 20.12.60


Incorrectly marked on O.S. as Memorial Cottage. Pair of cottages, now house, C17 origins, rubble stone with stone tiled roofs, one- and-a-half and 2 storeys. Left side cottage, 2 storey, one window range with coped north gable. One 2-light ovolo-moulded mullion window to first floor. Ground floor, C20 single light ovolo- moulded window and plain doorcase with C19 studded door. Low buttress at left side. Right side cottage, one storey and attic with south end stack. Dormer gable with 3-light ovolo-moulded renewed oak mullion window over, one original and one C20 ovolo- moulded 2-light stone-mullion window with hoodmould. North end wall has 2-light chamfered flush stone-mullion window to ground floor and 2-light bead-moulded upper window with hoodmould. Leaded lights throughout.

Listing NGR: ST8419077156

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National Grid Reference: ST 84193 77157


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