Description: The Conduit House
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
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.
LACOCK BOWDEN HILL
ST 96 NW
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
Source: English Heritage
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