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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: 1035872



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


District: Wiltshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Urchfont

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 25-Mar-1988

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 312132

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URCHFONT HIGH STREET SU 0457 (east side) 11/226 Friars Cottage GV II Cottage. Late C16 or early C17. Timber framed and brick on greensand high sills, thatched roof. Two storeys, basement and attics. Two bays set end on to street, with half bay at further end containing stack. Square framing, 2 panels high, to heavy bressumer, and upper panel of close studding with straight corner braces. Garage inserted into basement and stonework carried up to form stack gable. Six-panelled door against central wall of bay nearest road. Small canted bay window and three-light timber windows. Gable rebuilt C18 to incorporate a second gable stack and windows with segmental arched heads, the window frames replaced. Single recessed dormer on south side. Interior has date 1633 in plasterwork on upper floor.

Listing NGR: SU0409257122

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National Grid Reference: SU 04092 57122


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