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Rock Cottage, Biddestone

Description: Rock Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 317175

OS Grid Reference: ST8431873854
OS Grid Coordinates: 384318, 173854
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4634, -2.2271

Location: Germain's Lane, Biddestone, Wiltshire SN14 8RH

Locality: Biddestone
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN14 8RH

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Listing Text

ST 87 SW
4/85 Rock Cottage


House, dated 1761, possibly with earlier origins. Rubble stone
with stone tiled roof and rebuilt ridge stack. One storey and
attic, 'T'-plan with projecting gable to south front. Ovolo-moulded
stone-mullion windows with hoodmoulds. Gable front has lower 3-
light window, upper 2-light and single light to west side wall.
Stone doorcase in angle to left of gable, stone hood and datestone
over J W E 1761. Dormer gable over with 2-light window. West end
wall has 3-light ground floor and 2-light first floor window,
without hoodmoulds. Rear gable, one 2-light ovolo-moulded window.

Listing NGR: ST8431873854

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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