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Duncombe Mill Cottages, North Wraxall

Description: Duncombe Mill Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 317519

OS Grid Reference: ST8385274814
OS Grid Coordinates: 383852, 174814
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4721, -2.2339

Location: A420, North Wraxall, Wiltshire SN14 8RR

Locality: North Wraxall
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN14 8RR

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Listing Text

ST 87 SW
4/428 Duncombe Mill Cottages


Pair of cottages with south end outhouse, later C18, rubble stone
with ashlar dressings and stone tiled roofs. 2 storeys and attic
to main range, one and a half storeys to south end. 2 hipped
dormers to main range, 2 hipped eaves dormers to lower south end
range. Cluster of 4 octagonal stone stacks to main range ridge.
Raised ashlar quoins and first floor dripcourse. Main range has 4
first floor 2-light flush cyma-moulded mullion windows and ground
floor 2 plank doors with hoods on brackets either side of two 2-
light mullion windows, and a single light to right. All windows
with early C19 cast-iron lattice lights. Dove openings to end
gable. South end range has interrupted dripcourse and door in
chamfered surround to left. Rear of main range has two 2-light
ovolo-moulded mullion windows with hoodmoulds. Possibly part of
the "six newly-built tenements" recorded at the mill in 1778. (K.
Rogers: Wiltshire and Somerset Woollen Mills 1976, 174.)

Listing NGR: ST8385274814

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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