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Cottage Approximately 70 Metres West of Belcombe Court, Bradford-on-Avon

Description: Cottage Approximately 70 Metres West of Belcombe Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 August 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 312503

OS Grid Reference: ST8162960635
OS Grid Coordinates: 381629, 160635
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3445, -2.2651

Location: Belcombe Road, Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire BA15 1LY

Locality: Bradford-on-Avon
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA15 1LY

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Listing Text

(north side)

6/143 Cottage approx 70 m
W of Belcombe Court
(formerly listed as
Cottage to West of
Belcombe Court)

GV 23.8.74 II

the description shall be amended to read:

Cottage. 1740s for Francis Yerbury. Coursed limestone rubble with dressed quoins;
gabled stone-coped pantile roof; stone right end stack. Gothick style. 2-unit
plan. 2 storeys; 2-window range. Gabled porch with pointed-arched doorway to front
of late C19 half-glazed door set in square-headed architraves. Paired 2-light
windows set in raised pointed-arched architraves. Niche above door set in raised
ogee-arched architrave with cusping. Similar windows to gable ends and C18 two-
light chamfered stone-mullioned window to ground floor. Interior: stone-flag floor;
open fireplace with C19 bressummer. Situated to the west of the ha-ha (q.v.) which
bounds the garden created for Francis Yerbury to the west of Belcombe Court (q.v.).


5411 (North Side)

Cottage to West of
Belcombe Court

ST 86 SW 6/143


Picturesque cottage with C19 detail added to earlier building. 2 storeys
plus attic in gable-end. Coursed rubble with ashlar dressings. Parapets
with kneelers to gable-ends. 2 windows in pairs. Pointed lights with
raised surrounds. Fixed plate-glass windows. In centre on first floor
is an ogee-headed niche. Projecting porch over doorway with triangular-headed

Belcombe Court forms an important group with the Temple, Stables, Barn
Grotto and Cottage to the west.

Listing NGR: ST8162960635

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Source: English Heritage

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