Description: The Compasses Inn
Date Listed: 6 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 321050
OS Grid Reference: ST9743429380
OS Grid Coordinates: 397434, 129380
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0638, -2.0380
TISBURY LOWER CHICKSGROVE
ST 92 NE (west side)
5/260 The Compasses Inn
Inn. Late C17, altered C20. Painted dressed limestone, thatched
roof with gable end brick stacks and coped verges. Two-storey, 4-
window. Ground floor to right has pantiled verandah with two
planked doors and 3-light casement, entrance to first floor to left
up wooden external stairs to C20 porch, 3-light leaded casement to
left and 3-light and 2-light casements to right. Left return has
two single-light casements to first floor. Rear has C20 parallel
range to right, partly replacing original rear wing.
Interior has chamfered beams with stepped stops, open fireplace
with chamfered lintel on partly renewed brick jambs. Built on a
slope with higher ground level to left.
Listing NGR: ST9743429380
Source: English Heritage
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