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Tavern House, Sherston

Description: Tavern House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 318142

OS Grid Reference: ST8489088820
OS Grid Coordinates: 384890, 188820
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5980, -2.2195

Location: A433, Sherston, Wiltshire GL8 8QX

Locality: Sherston
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: GL8 8QX

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Listing Text

ST 88 NW
2/145 Tavern House

Former Inn, now house. Late C17 with C18 and C19 alterations and
additions, C20 restoration. Coursed rubble with squared dressed
stone to rear staircase tower, some wooden lintels and gabled stone
slate roofs with end stone stacks. Long range of 4 elements set
parallel to road: C17 core cottage to left, C18 main block and
early C19 link to late C19 cottage to right. Central C18 block of
2 storeys and attic, 2 windows, those to attic under gables.
Windows are 2-light small leaded pane casements. Central gabled
porch with pointed-headed entrance and plank door. Ball finial to
apex of porch gable and all other gables in range. Two-light
casement fenestration throughout. Link section has mock mediaeval
embattled parapet to eaves lines.

Listing NGR: ST8489088820

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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