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The Butter Cross, Castle Combe

Description: The Butter Cross

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 317204

OS Grid Reference: ST8419877197
OS Grid Coordinates: 384198, 177197
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4935, -2.2290

Location: The Street, Castle Combe, Wiltshire SN14 7HT

Locality: Castle Combe
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN14 7HT

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Listing Text

ST 8477
6/114 The Butter Cross


Stone steps, later C19 using old masonry, 2 high rubble stone steps
serving as plinth to top section made up of Perpendicular style
window head in two blocks, infilled below. Also known as Weavers
Steps. The top section reputedly from demolished gatehouse to
north of The Old Rectory (q.v.). Structure said to mark Manor
boundary. (E. Cruse: Castle Combe, 1965 P.85).

Listing NGR: ST8419977188

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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