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Clouds Cottage, East Knoyle

Description: Clouds Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 321152

OS Grid Reference: ST8769031071
OS Grid Coordinates: 387690, 131071
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0788, -2.1771

Locality: East Knoyle
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP3 6BE

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Listing Text

ST 83 SE
(south side)
8/46 Clouds Cottage
Bakehouse, game larders and stores to Clouds House (q.v.), now
detached cottage. 1880s for Percy Wyndham by Philip Webb, altered
1930s. English bond brick, tiled roof, brick stacks, former game
larder dressed limestone. Present entrance to rear; single storey
and attic. Two pairs of French windows, planked door and steel
casements, the doors at different ground levels because the
services were built across the slope. Right return is gable end
with segmental-headed 12-pane sash and pair of gabled dormers; the
jettied gables are a typical Webb motif. Rear facing lane has two
12-pane sashes and 3-light leaded or steel casements, triple gabled
dormers with same features, gabled louvre to right to former
larder. Square stone former larder to right has 2-light mullioned
casement and pyramidal tiled roof with weathervane. Part of a
larger group of service buildings, much of which were demolished in
the 1930s, including kitchen.
(J. Franklin, The Gentleman's Country House and its Plan, 1835-
1914, 1981)

Listing NGR: ST8769031071

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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