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Bristol and West Building Society

A Grade II* Listed Building in Thornbury, South Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6074 / 51°36'26"N

Longitude: -2.5262 / 2°31'34"W

OS Eastings: 363658

OS Northings: 189969

OS Grid: ST636899

Mapcode National: GBR JT.9WTJ

Mapcode Global: VH87X.5VCN

Entry Name: Bristol and West Building Society

Listing Date: 21 September 1952

Last Amended: 17 December 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1136819

English Heritage Legacy ID: 34967

Location: Thornbury, South Gloucestershire, BS35

County: South Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Thornbury

Built-Up Area: Thornbury

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Thornbury St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

THORNBURY HIGH STREET
5/63ST 6389 (west side)

21.9.52 No 30 (Bristol and
West Building Society)
(formerly listed as
premises situated at
right angles and
to the east of
Post Office)
GV
II*

C16 origins, altered and extended in late C18/early C19.
L-plan.
Block parallel to road is renderd on timber frame. Pantile roof. Two storeys - first
floor is jettied out on wooden brackets. East elevation has 4-light king mullion and
chamfered mullion casement; glazing bar sash and modern picture window on ground
floor. North gable wall has elaborate C19 bargeboard, glazing bar sash window on
first floor and early C19 door and picture window on ground floor.
Rear wing (north) is early C19. Render lined out as ashlar. Pantile roof. Three
storeys one window, 16-pane glazing bar sash. Six panel door at left.
Interior: Windbracing in roof. Timber frame is evident. Large chamfered beams.
Important townscape feature closing south end of wider part of High Street.


Listing NGR: ST6365889969

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

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