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53-55, Kington St Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Kington Saint Michael, Chippenham, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.4966 / 51°29'47"N

Longitude: -2.1415 / 2°8'29"W

OS Eastings: 390276

OS Northings: 177524

OS Grid: ST902775

Mapcode National: GBR 1QR.5DQ

Mapcode Global: VH964.TNR2

Plus Code: 9C3VFVW5+JC

Entry Name: 53-55, Kington St Michael

Listing Date: 29 February 1988

Last Amended: 26 March 2004

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1199132

English Heritage Legacy ID: 315934

Location: Kington St. Michael, Wiltshire, SN14

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Kington St. Michael

Built-Up Area: Kington St Michael

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Kington St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

ST 9077

Nos 53 to 55 (consec)



Row of three houses, said to have been a malt house formerly. C17 extended and altered. Rubble stone with Bridgwater tile and stone slate roofs. Two storeys and attic. Original range, Nos. 54 and 55, to left, has south end stack and step in roofline. Left section has two first floor small 16-pane sashes and two ground floor triple casements. Next section has ground floor C20 window, doors to Nos. 55 and 54 and a 2-light mullion window to right. First floor C20 window, casement pair and triple casement. No 53, to right, has roof raised slightly and large brick south end stack. Stonework is continuous with No 54 adjoining but windows have C19 flush ashlar surrounds. Two-window east front with door to right. Nos. 50, 51 [rear wing] and 52, are much altered and not of special interest.

INTERIOR: No. 55 has short section of heavily moulded beam, possibly C15, probably reused. No.54 has 3-bay roof with tie-beam and collar trusses [the tie-beams cut away], two tiers of purlins, lower trenched, upper tenoned, curved wind-braces and common-rafter couples without ridge-piece; south end of roof appears to be smoke-blackened. No.53 has later king-post truss roof.

Listing NGR: ST9027677524

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

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