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Mermaid Cottage, Corsham

Description: Mermaid Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 315290

OS Grid Reference: ST8599971274
OS Grid Coordinates: 385999, 171274
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4403, -2.2028

Location: Middlewick Lane, Corsham, Wiltshire SN13 0PX

Locality: Corsham
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN13 0PX

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Listing Text

ST 87 SE
1/262 No 2 (Mermaid Cottage)

Cottage, late medieval and C17, restored in early C20, rubble stone
with stone-tiled eaves roof, renewed in early C20. One and a half
storeys. North side has small dormer set to right and ground floor
central small 4-light timber-mullion window, possibly medieval or
C16. Door to right end with roof carried over C20 lean-to porch.
Narrow 2-light timber mullion window to left, possibly renewed
original. South side has 2 coped dormer gables, 2 upper 3-light
windows, ground floor 3-light, 4-light and single light, all ovolo-
moulded with hoodmoulds. East end stone-tiled porch with small
arched light in east end wall. East gable is roughcast with
mermaid relief, possibly plaster, in apex.

Listing NGR: ST8599971274

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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