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Latitude: 51.5629 / 51°33'46"N
Longitude: -1.7919 / 1°47'30"W
OS Eastings: 414518
OS Northings: 184915
OS Grid: SU145849
Mapcode National: GBR YPP.MJ
Mapcode Global: VHB3D.WZJ7
Entry Name: Carriage Works No 7 Shop
Listing Date: 23 April 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1023506
English Heritage Legacy ID: 318781
Location: Central Swindon South, Swindon, SN1
Electoral Ward/Division: Mannington and Western
Built-Up Area: Swindon
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
Church of England Parish: Swindon New Town
Church of England Diocese: Bristol
SU 1484 NE SWINDON
6/120 Carriage works No. 7 shop
Carriage works, now industrial workshops. 1870-80 for GWR. Rock-faced
snecked Fox's wood rubblewith Bath stone quoins, strings and window
dressings. Slate roofs with apex glazing and ventilation cowls.
Street elevation of 15 bays in 5 groups of 3, 2 storeys, ground on
cast iron columns. First floor brick segmental window heads, also
with corniced keystones and multiple pivot lights. Glazed doors to
Internally; ground level iron joists on cast iron columns, carrying
brick segmental vaults. Upper floor 8 bays of cast iron round
section keeled stanchions, lugged at storey heights and carrying I-
section plates and light steel angle trusses. 6 panes. Similar
columns placed intermediate on external side walls. Wall to London
Street adjoins No. 8 shop to right and trimming shop on Emlyn
Square on left.
Listing NGR: SU1451884915
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