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Latitude: 51.4292 / 51°25'45"N
Longitude: -1.8605 / 1°51'37"W
OS Eastings: 409796
OS Northings: 170031
OS Grid: SU097700
Mapcode National: GBR 3VK.BFZ
Mapcode Global: VHB44.PBTQ
Entry Name: Racquets Court, Avebury Manor
Listing Date: 29 April 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1033789
English Heritage Legacy ID: 311463
Location: Avebury, Wiltshire, SN8
Civil Parish: Avebury
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
SU 07 SE
11/42 Racquets Court,
Racquets Court, later squash court. Early C18 ashlar facade to C19
rendered brick building. Stone tiled roof. Building of 4 bays.
Facade has central doorcase with ashlar architrave and 8-panel
fielded door, and broken segmental pediment on console brackets.
Central square urn and finial. Either side, 15-pane sash windows
also with plain ashlar surrounds, and round headed opening over
door, now without glazing. Gable raised at centre and shaped up to
wooden octagonal bell turret with turned balusters to arches
carrying lead covered domed roof. Interior has stair and balcony
at entrance end. Condition poor at time of survey (April 1986).
Listing NGR: SU0979670031
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