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Latitude: 51.4935 / 51°29'36"N
Longitude: -2.229 / 2°13'44"W
OS Eastings: 384198
OS Northings: 177197
OS Grid: ST841771
Mapcode National: GBR 1QN.79F
Mapcode Global: VH963.9QZG
Plus Code: 9C3VFQVC+9C
Entry Name: The Butter Cross
Listing Date: 9 December 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1283541
English Heritage Legacy ID: 317204
Location: Castle Combe, Wiltshire, SN14
Civil Parish: Castle Combe
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
Church of England Parish: Castle Combe
Church of England Diocese: Bristol
CASTLE COMBE MARKET PLACE
6/114 The Butter Cross
Stone steps, later C19 using old masonry, 2 high rubble stone steps
serving as plinth to top section made up of Perpendicular style
window head in two blocks, infilled below. Also known as Weavers
Steps. The top section reputedly from demolished gatehouse to
north of The Old Rectory (q.v.). Structure said to mark Manor
boundary. (E. Cruse: Castle Combe, 1965 P.85).
Listing NGR: ST8419977188
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