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The Rest, Market Lavington

Description: The Rest

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 312071

OS Grid Reference: SU0150254513
OS Grid Coordinates: 401502, 154513
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2898, -1.9798

Locality: Market Lavington
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN10 4AP

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Listing Text

SU 0054-0154
(east side)
12/166 The Rest
Cottage end to street. Late C17-early C18. Colourwashed greensand
rubble lined with chalkstone, thatched roof. Single storey and
attic, originally a single heated bay with gable stack, a second
bay, now kitchen, added behind stack in similar construction.
Boarded door with shaped head under thatched canopy. Small paned
timber casement windows. Bathroom extension added C20 to right
Internally, living room has unshaped spine beam resting on
chalkstone open fireplace with replaced timber lintel. Probably
oven removed when door broken through and second bay added. Roof
of round pole timber and elementary pole collars. An interesting
example of a surviving humble dwelling.

Listing NGR: SU0150254513

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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