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5 The Shambles

A Grade II Listed Building in Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3479 / 51°20'52"N

Longitude: -2.2504 / 2°15'1"W

OS Eastings: 382653

OS Northings: 161010

OS Grid: ST826610

Mapcode National: GBR 1SC.FVK

Mapcode Global: VH96V.YD41

Entry Name: 5 The Shambles

Listing Date: 18 April 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1036121

English Heritage Legacy ID: 312708

Location: Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire, BA15

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Bradford-on-Avon

Built-Up Area: Bradford on Avon

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Bradford-on-Avon Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ST 8261

No 5


C18 frontage. Ashlar, 2 storeys. On 1st floor 2 sash windows in reveals,
glazing bars. Ground floor has good C18 shop-front in two angular wooden
bays of slight projection, one each side of central door. Each window
is divided by glazing bars into 32 panes. Continuous wooden fascia and
cornices. Bays supported on square section stone piers, two to each bay.
Narrow double doors, half glazed, with glazing bars. Rear of premises
appears to be of medieval origin, probably C15. Elevation fronting Coppice
Hill has a single-stage buttress with weathering and a 3-light square-headed
window with leaded lights and concave-moulded stone mullions. To right
is a passage-way leading to rear with chamfered square-headed stone archway.
Passage roof shows timber joists on stone corbels. To the right of this
passage are modern garage doors, with remains of a Tudor fireplace with
4-centred moulded arch inside to right.

All listed buildings in The Shambles form a group with King's Arms Hotel,
Nos 2, 5 and 6 Coppice Hill, Nos 27 to 29 (consec) Silver Street and No
2 Kingston Road.

Listing NGR: ST8265361012

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

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