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Camel Cottage, Compton Chamberlayne

Description: Camel Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 320715

OS Grid Reference: SU0293629725
OS Grid Coordinates: 402936, 129725
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0669, -1.9595

Location: High Street, Compton Chamberlayne, Wiltshire SP3 5DB

Locality: Compton Chamberlayne
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP3 5DB

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Listing Text

(east side)

4/129 Camel Cottage


Detached cottage. Mid to late C17. Dressed limestone, thatched
roof with coped verges and brick stacks. Gable end to road.
Single-storey and attic, 2 windows. C20 porch and steel casement
to left, 2-light wooden casement in blocked doorway and 3-light
recessed chamfered mullioned casement to right. Two eyebrow
dormers with C20 casements. Right return has 2-light mullioned
casement and projecting semi-circular bread oven to ground floor,
two 2-light C20 casements to attic floor. C20 extension to left
return not of special interest. Interior has chamfered beam with
jeweLled stops and open fireplace with cambered chamfered lintel on
stone jambs in room to south, middle room has chamfered beam with
stepped stops, stairs to rear. Originally a C17 one-cell cottage;
another cell added late C17 to south.

Listing NGR: SU0293629725

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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