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Walled Garden to Rear of Castle Combe Primary School Including Former Chippenham Butter Market

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Combe, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4965 / 51°29'47"N

Longitude: -2.2262 / 2°13'34"W

OS Eastings: 384392

OS Northings: 177528

OS Grid: ST843775

Mapcode National: GBR 1QN.1Z9

Mapcode Global: VH963.CNG5

Entry Name: Walled Garden to Rear of Castle Combe Primary School Including Former Chippenham Butter Market

Listing Date: 9 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1199184

English Heritage Legacy ID: 317244

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 SCHOOL LANE
ST 8477
6/154 Walled Garden to rear of Castle
Combe Primary School including
former Chippenham Butter Market.

II

Walled kitchen garden of Manor House estate, c1890, built for E.C.
Lowndes. Red brick and squared small ashlar block coped walls.
Red brick walls to rear and sides, tall north-west corner archway
with ashlar dressings and Jacobean style cresting. Iron gates.
Short length of ashlar wall at south-west front returned with
gateway aligned with north-west archway. Ashlar piers with ball
finials and iron gates with ECL initials and 2 bronze lions head
crests. Centre of rear wall is ramped up over stone tiled hipped
lean-to roofed shelter. 4 large C17 Tuscan ashlar columns to front
and 2 responds, formerly the Butter Market in Chippenham Market
Place, where it was free standing with hipped roof and 3 columns to
each side.


Listing NGR: ST8439277528

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