History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Sundial Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Kington Langley, Wiltshire

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.


Latitude: 51.4934 / 51°29'36"N

Longitude: -2.1034 / 2°6'12"W

OS Eastings: 392918

OS Northings: 177168

OS Grid: ST929771

Mapcode National: GBR 2S4.91S

Mapcode Global: VH965.HQCJ

Entry Name: Sundial Cottage

Listing Date: 20 December 1960

Last Amended: 29 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1198934

English Heritage Legacy ID: 315908

Location: Kington Langley, Wiltshire, SN15

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Kington Langley

Built-Up Area: Kington Langley

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Kington Langley and Draycot Cerne

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

Find accommodation in
Sutton Benger

Listing Text

ST 97 NW (west side)

8/98 Sundial Cottage
(formerly listed as Cottage with
20.12.60 sundial 150 yds north of the
Great House)


House, later C17, extended and altered in early to mid C18,
roughcast on rubble stone with ashlar dressings, Bridgwater tile
roof, ridge stack and end stacks. Two storeys and attic. Original
house was double fronted with two 3-light recessed hollow-moulded
mullion windows each floor, hoodmoulds to upper windows and
dripcourse stepped over centre door in moulded and stopped stone
doorcase. Sundial over door dated AWPW 1685. In C18 mullions were
removed and small-paned tripartite windows inserted with centre
sash and house was extended to left with door and beaded 2-light
window below, beaded 3-light above with hoodmould. Lower
dripcourse is continued and stepped over door, C20 window replaces
door. North end has attic cyma-moulded recessed mullion window and
rear wall has similar window to each floor. Various rear and south
end additions.
Interior: one deep-chamfered beam with run-out and bar stop.

Listing NGR: ST9291877168

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.