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Gable Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Biddestone, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.4603 / 51°27'37"N

Longitude: -2.196 / 2°11'45"W

OS Eastings: 386481

OS Northings: 173498

OS Grid: ST864734

Mapcode National: GBR 1R2.HLN

Mapcode Global: VH969.WKFD

Entry Name: Gable Cottage

Listing Date: 9 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1022840

English Heritage Legacy ID: 317148

Location: Biddestone, Wiltshire, SN14

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Biddestone

Built-Up Area: Biddestone

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: By Brook

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

ST 8673
(south side)
9/58 Gable Cottage


Cottage,dated 1723, altered early/mid C20, rubble stone with stone
tiled roof, ridge and north end wall stacks. One storey and attic,
2 room plan. Original ground floor with bead-moulded windows, one
2-light, one 3-light under continuous dripcourse, central doorcase
dated 1723 with hood on brackets. Upper floor originally of two 2-
light windows under thatch roof, replaced by asymmetrical group of
three C20 dormer gables with 2-light, single light and 2-light
windows. Leaded light casements. The village Reading Room from
later C19. Listed for group value.

Listing NGR: ST8648173498

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

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