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The Old Court House, Castle Combe

Description: The Old Court House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 20 December 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 317205

OS Grid Reference: ST8421277154
OS Grid Coordinates: 384212, 177154
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4931, -2.2288

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
(east side)
6/115 The Old Court House
(formerly listed as house 15 yds
south of White Hart Inn)


House, early C16, rubble stone and timber frame with stone tile
roof and south end stack. 2 storey 2 window range. Heavy timber
framed jettied first floor with 4 symmetrical curved tension
braces, moulded bressumer and hollow moulded wallplate. Two 2-
light wooden leaded windows, one casement pair, one with sash.
Ground floor door, small wood leaded sash and early C18 recessed
cyma-moulded 2-light stone mullion window with leaded lights.
Interior: Heavy timbers and south side fine moulded Tudor-arched
stone fireplace with painted Royal arms over, probably of Henry
VIII. (E. Cruse: Castle Combe, 1965 P. 86-87).

Listing NGR: ST8421477147

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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