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Smithcombe House, Biddestone

Description: Smithcombe House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 317120

OS Grid Reference: ST8618873854
OS Grid Coordinates: 386188, 173854
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4635, -2.2002

Location: Cuttle Lane, Biddestone, Wiltshire SN14 7DF

Locality: Biddestone
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN14 7DF

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Listing Text

ST 8673
9/30 No. 5 (Smithcombe House)


House, early C18, squared rubble and stone tiled roof. Coped
gables, saddlestone to left, stack to right end. 2-storey, 3-
window range of bead moulded stone mullion windows. Three 2-light
windows above, two 3-light windows below. Continuous dripcourse.
Central C20 stone porch with hipped stone tile roof, replacing
timber porch with hipped roof. To left, rubble stone extension, 2
storey with stone tiled roof and brick end wall stack on stone
base. Door and 2-light mullion window below, C20 metal window
above. Previously a bakehouse, large bread oven projects outward
into attached 'T'-plan left end extension, a single storey shed
with wooden doors and, at right angles, a rubble stone stable with
loft over. Door and window below, plank door above. Pantiled
roofs. Timber C20 lean-to garage at left end. Deeds said to date
from 1715.

Listing NGR: ST8618873850

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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