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18 and 19, the Brittox

A Grade II Listed Building in Devizes, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3523 / 51°21'8"N

Longitude: -1.9932 / 1°59'35"W

OS Eastings: 400569

OS Northings: 161472

OS Grid: SU005614

Mapcode National: GBR 2V1.0X9

Mapcode Global: VHB4G.D8MN

Entry Name: 18 and 19, the Brittox

Listing Date: 19 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1249465

English Heritage Legacy ID: 431589

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 John

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

1.
1042 THE BRITTOX
(South East Side)

Nos 18 & 19
SU 0061 4/231

II GV


2.
Mid C19 pair of houses. 3 storeys faced in Bath stone. Central and flanking
piers with banded rustication, moulded string breaking across. Projecting
moulded cornice, parapet with angle and centre pieces, coping over. The
parapet breaks forward over centre of each house with round headed gable
with shaped surround crowned by finial containing a dormer of 2 arched lights.
1 window to each house. 2nd floor tripartite sash windows, later glazing
bars, dividing pilasters carried down into apron. Brackets above pilasters
to cornice which breaks forward slightly over them. lst floor: large canted
stone bays with plain pilaster strips, entablatures and pediments over centre.
Hipped stone roof with antifixae. 2 light transomed casements to sides
and front. Projecting bases to pilaster strips. Ground floor No 18: frame
of Victorian shop front with flanking single and double panelled pilasters,
frieze and cornice breaking forward with base of bay windows. 2 windows
of 2 mullioned lights, 1 splayed in to door, the base panelled, rest glazed.
Rectangular fanlight over. Door to right of 6 panels also with rectangular
fanlight. No 19 has mid C20 shop front inserted.

Nos 18 to 26 (consec) form a group.


Listing NGR: SU0056361468

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