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Girls Hostel

A Grade II Listed Building in Devizes, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3558 / 51°21'20"N

Longitude: -2.002 / 2°0'7"W

OS Eastings: 399958

OS Northings: 161853

OS Grid: ST999618

Mapcode National: GBR 2TT.YFV

Mapcode Global: VHB4G.76Z0

Entry Name: Girls Hostel

Listing Date: 19 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1249417

English Heritage Legacy ID: 431541

Location: Devizes, Wiltshire, SN10

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Devizes

Built-Up Area: Devizes

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Devizes St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

Girls Hostel
ST 9961 2/222


Circa 1830-40. 2 storeys red brick house on stone plinth. Stone chamfered
quoins. Stone sill course. Low pitch nipped slate roof, wide boxed eaves.
3 windows, recessed, sash, no glazing bars, camber headed, block sills to
ground floor. Central doorway, converted to French window, with semi-circular
fanlight, small keystone over. Wing to north and single storey 3 sided
entrance bay inserted at later date in angle with main block. The door
may well be the original one moved to the new entrance: 6 moulded panels
centre ones circular the other panels curved accordingly at base and top.
South front of main block has 2 sash windows, glazing bars intact. Fine
trees in garden.

The Girls Hostel and Bellevue Cottage form a group.

Listing NGR: ST9995861853

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

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