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Corbett Cottage, Castle Combe

Description: Corbett Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 317256

OS Grid Reference: ST8419877131
OS Grid Coordinates: 384198, 177131
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4929, -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)
6/166 Corbett Cottage
20.12.60 (formerly listed as 2 cottages
20yds north of Unicorn Cottage)


House, C16, rubble stone with stone tiled roofs with rebuilt south
end stack and ashlar ridge stack. One-and-a-half storeys. 3
sections, each of one window range. Right end, part of 2 window
range shared with Combe Cottage (q.v.) has dormer gable with timber
leaded casement over fine early C16 2-light chamfered timber
mullion window with traceried heads. Recessed centre section has
3-light timber leaded casement to dormer gable and iron opening
light over large 2-light leaded timber casement. Left side has
large 2-light timber leaded casement with iron opening light over
3-light timber window with centre sash. To right, fine C16
studded oak plank door to through passage.
Interior: centre room has exceptional stone moulded cambered-
arched fireplace with coved stone shelf over. 2 heavily moulded
beams. Upper south end room has unmoulded Tudor-arched stone
fireplace on north wall.

Listing NGR: ST8418677130

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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