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British Legion

A Grade II Listed Building in Salisbury, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0696 / 51°4'10"N

Longitude: -1.797 / 1°47'49"W

OS Eastings: 414317

OS Northings: 130050

OS Grid: SU143300

Mapcode National: GBR 517.VXX

Mapcode Global: FRA 7639.CQ7

Entry Name: British Legion

Listing Date: 28 February 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1242690

English Heritage Legacy ID: 443537

Location: Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Salisbury

Built-Up Area: Salisbury

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Salisbury St Thomas and St Edmund

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

1. MARKET PLACE
1594 (Cheese Market)
No 29 (British Legion)
SU 1430 SW 1/307 28.2.52.
GV
II
2.
In yard behind street frontage, access through Nos 31 and 31A qv, circa 1680
house of Sir Samuel Eyre. 2 storeys, attic and semi-basement. Colourwashed
brick. Projecting rusticated brick quoins. 1st floor stringcourse. Deep moulded
and coved eaves cornice. Steep hipped old tile roof. 2 dormers. 5 windows
on 1st floor, flush framed sashes, glazing bars intact. 2 tripartite sash
windows on ground floor and central door altered, blocked in by modern brick
extension. Formerly there was a flat hood on richly carved acanthus scroll
brackets over door. Basement windows blocked or altered. In north wall, at
half landing level, an oak mullioned window. Interior has good staircase,
closed string, turned balusters, square newels. lst floor north- west room
has moulded panelling and fireplace. The semi-basement has reused heavy Cl5
moulded beams.

Nos 25 to 32 (consec) and the Market Hall form a group.


Listing NGR: SU1431730050

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

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