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Unicorn Gallery, Castle Combe

Description: Unicorn Gallery

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 317254

OS Grid Reference: ST8419677113
OS Grid Coordinates: 384196, 177113
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4927, -2.2290

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

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

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Listing Text

ST 8477
(west side)
6/164 Unicorn Gallery
(formerly listed as premises
20.12.60 adjoining Unicorn Cottage to north)


House, C16 raised in later C18, rubble stone with stone tiled roof.
South end stack and north-east corner stack. 2 storeys, L plan. 2
first floor 2-light unmoulded flush mullion windows with leaded
lights. Ground floor 3-light flush cyma-moulded mullion window
with hoodmould to left and 2-light flush cyma-moulded long mullion
window with hoodmould to right. To left side is C16 through
passage, structurally part of Unicorn Cottage (q.v.) with heavy
timber doorcase and 9-panelled door to front. Rear wing of one-
and-a-half storeys with west end stack.
Interior: south side room has large timber lintel double fireplace
against passage wall and heavy chamfered beams. Stone winding
stairs on rear wall. Rear wing has encased collar truss.

Listing NGR: ST8419077113

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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