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Perry's Cottage, Avebury

Description: Perry's Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 311494

OS Grid Reference: SU1023869944
OS Grid Coordinates: 410238, 169944
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4284, -1.8541

Location: 4 A4361, Avebury, Wiltshire SN8 1RE

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

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Listing Text

SU 16 NW
(south side)
11/73 Perry's Cottage


House. C18. Sarsen with diaper brick facade on sarsen sill.
Thatched roof. Two storeys, 3 bays. Off centre 6-panelled door
under a tiled pent roof linking 3-light window in right bay. Three
light C18 stone-mullioned window to left bay and 3 and 2-light
timber windows to upper floor. Thatch half hipped to right. Early
C19 1½ storey half-hipped rear wing to right bay, and a brick lean-
to adjoining, across centre bay. The house was the workshop of a
saddler and harness maker in the C19, with a tan pit at the rear
and a rope walk in front of the building. Harness was hung under.
the front pent roof.

Listing NGR: SU1023869944

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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