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Rock Cottage, Winsley

Description: Rock Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 314744

OS Grid Reference: ST8066660829
OS Grid Coordinates: 380666, 160829
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3462, -2.2790

Location: Cottles Lane, Winsley, Wiltshire BA15 2HJ

Locality: Winsley
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA15 2HJ

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Listing Text


4/296 No 261 (Rock Cottage)


House, early Cl9, ashlar with slate roof, coped gables and west end
stack. Basement and two storeys, two-window range, with two 12-
pane sashes above, plate glass sash and door with hood on brackets
below. Raised plinth, band and eaves band. East end wall has apex
dove-holes, ground and first floor sashes and basement door.
Central axial stack on rear roof slope. A lower range to west has
Bridgwater tiles, squared rubble stone walling, 12-pane sash each
floor and door to right. A further range beyond has 16-pane window
and door at upper level due to slope of hill.
Owned by Heal family during C19, a stone quarry behind is noted in
1841 Tithe map survey. Said to have been a bakery in later C19.

Listing NGR: ST8066660829

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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