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The Conduit House, Lacock

Description: The Conduit House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 7 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 315441

OS Grid Reference: ST9376667981
OS Grid Coordinates: 393766, 167981
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4108, -2.0910

Location: Lacock, Wiltshire SN15 2PW

Locality: Lacock
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN15 2PW

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There is also a scheduled monument, Conduit House 50m North of St Anne's Church, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

Listing Text

ST 96 NW
(north side)
3/8 The Conduit House

Conduit House, mid C16, ashlar with moulded stone gabled roof.
Rectangular plan with west end door in plain chamfered surround and
cyma-moulded cornice over. A roundel above, a raised foliage
border around an eroded raised plaque. East end wall has similar
roundel. Moulded plinth. Door may be a later insertion.
Reputedly built by Sir. W. Sharington replacing a medieval conduit
house over water supply to Lacock Abbey.
(Country Life, 21.12.1978)

Listing NGR: ST9376667981

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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