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Union Street Almshouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Trowbridge, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3221 / 51°19'19"N

Longitude: -2.2069 / 2°12'25"W

OS Eastings: 385675

OS Northings: 158129

OS Grid: ST856581

Mapcode National: GBR 1ST.0VL

Mapcode Global: VH972.P1MB

Entry Name: Union Street Almshouses

Listing Date: 26 November 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1021663

English Heritage Legacy ID: 314168

Location: Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Trowbridge

Built-Up Area: Trowbridge

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Trowbridge St James

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

Nos 1 to 4 (consec)
Union Street Almshouses
ST 8558 5/65A


1861 Tudor vernacular. 2 storeys rubble (brick below loggia). 'L' plan with Nos
18 and 19 Church Street (qv). The main front has a covered porch loggia to 1st
floor, 5 stone arches to ground floor, 5 gables above in partly catslide roof.
Tiled roof, 2 stone ridge stacks with 8 paired chimneys each. 4 ranges of 2 light
casement windows with block surrounds and 4 doors, paired in centre, on each level.
2 gables in right hand block facing Union Street (Vergers' Cottages), with 1 external
stepped chimney stack.

The Union Street Almshouses and street wall with No 9 Union Street, St James' Hall,
Nos 16 to 19 (consec) Church Street and the National Schools form a group.+

Listing NGR: ST8567258123

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