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Reading Room Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Combe, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4931 / 51°29'35"N

Longitude: -2.2291 / 2°13'44"W

OS Eastings: 384193

OS Northings: 177157

OS Grid: ST841771

Mapcode National: GBR 1QN.78G

Mapcode Global: VH963.9QYQ

Entry Name: Reading Room Cottage

Listing Date: 20 December 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1022883

English Heritage Legacy ID: 317258

Location: Castle Combe, Wiltshire, SN14

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Castle Combe

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Castle Combe

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

CASTLE COMBE THE STREET
ST 8477
(west side)
6/168 Reading Room Cottage
20.12.60

GV II

Incorrectly marked on O.S. as Memorial Cottage. Pair of cottages,
now house, C17 origins, rubble stone with stone tiled roofs, one-
and-a-half and 2 storeys. Left side cottage, 2 storey, one window
range with coped north gable. One 2-light ovolo-moulded mullion
window to first floor. Ground floor, C20 single light ovolo-
moulded window and plain doorcase with C19 studded door. Low
buttress at left side. Right side cottage, one storey and attic
with south end stack. Dormer gable with 3-light ovolo-moulded
renewed oak mullion window over, one original and one C20 ovolo-
moulded 2-light stone-mullion window with hoodmould. North end
wall has 2-light chamfered flush stone-mullion window to ground
floor and 2-light bead-moulded upper window with hoodmould.
Leaded lights throughout.


Listing NGR: ST8419077156

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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