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Smock Farthing The Steps, Bibury

Description: Smock Farthing The Steps

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 127258

OS Grid Reference: SP1162806649
OS Grid Coordinates: 411628, 206649
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7584, -1.8329

Location: B4425, Bibury, Gloucestershire GL7 5NP

Locality: Bibury
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL7 5NP

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Listing Text

SP 1006-1106
(east side)
11/12 Smock Farthing and The Steps
(previously listed as
23.1.52 Nos 13 and 14)
Two attached houses. Early C17 with late C17 or early C18
enlargement; late C18 or early C19 addition to rear. Random
rubble limestone to Smock Farthing, ashlar to The Steps; random
rubble chimneys; stone slate roof. Smock Farthing: two-storey
with attic block facing road with small earlier single-storey with
attic wing. The Steps: recessed chamfered mullioned casement
fenestration to main part, upper floor casement being C20
insertion. Doorway with C20 glazed door and pitched porch hood in
angle with wing. Single-window fenestration to gable end of wing,
2-light recessed chamfered mullioned casement to ground floor,
single-light above, both with hoodmoulds. Two C20 gabled attic
dormers. South side: C20 casement fenestration to The Steps;
mullioned casements in linking section to left. North side:
rebuilt ridge-mounted chimney to main gable of Smock Farthing;
off-centre upper floor 2-light casement below. Interiors not
(Illustrated in W.G. Davie and E.G. Dawber, the
Cotswold District, 1905)

Listing NGR: SP1162706651

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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