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Beckhampton House, Avebury

Description: Beckhampton House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 311487

OS Grid Reference: SU0875268938
OS Grid Coordinates: 408752, 168938
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4194, -1.8755

Location: A4, Avebury, Wiltshire SN8 1QJ

Locality: Avebury
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN8 1QJ

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Listing Text

SU 06 NE
4/66 Beckhampton House


Inn, mid C18, formerly The Catherine Wheel, after 1855 farmhouse
with C19 alterations and additions. Brick on limestone sills.
Slate roof. Three storeys, 5 bays, with 4-bay return on east side
and C19 gabled bay and lean-to at rear. C19 crenellated Bath stone
porch with round arch and carved spandrels, and glazed doors.
Twelve-pane sashes within cambered headed openings and gauged brick
lintels having stone keys. Central window has moulded brick
pilasters and entablature. Moulded eaves and hipped roof. Main
stack in second bay. Roof hipped. The Inn was the meeting place
of the political Beckhampton Club in early C19.

Listing NGR: SU0875268938

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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