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Description: 5-7, Cantax Hill
Date Listed: 17 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 315462
OS Grid Reference: ST9145568632
OS Grid Coordinates: 391455, 168632
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4166, -2.1243
LACOCK CANTAX HILL
4/28 Nos 5 to 7 (consec)
17.5.84 (No 7 only)
Row of 3 cottages, possibly C16 origins, substantially altered in
C18 and C19. Nos 5 and 6 are rubble stone with Bridgwater tile
roof ridge stack and south east corner stack, roof half-hipped to
south. 1 1/2 storeys, No 5 has casement pair over blocked basement
2-light mullion window and door to right, No 6 a triple casement to
ground floor, another breaking eaves above and door to right.
Timber-framing visible in north end wall. Heavy spine beam in No
5. No 7 has rubble stone plinth, north end chimney bay and back
wall, most of front wall is C19 red brick, replacing timber-frame.
Double-fronted with 2 casement pairs each floor and centre door.
A lean-to on north wall has some exposed timber-framing to front.
Two-room plan with heavy chamfered centre beams. Windbracing in
Listing NGR: ST9145868630
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Source: English Heritage
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