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25, the Brittox

A Grade II Listed Building in Devizes, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3522 / 51°21'7"N

Longitude: -1.9938 / 1°59'37"W

OS Eastings: 400530

OS Northings: 161453

OS Grid: SU005614

Mapcode National: GBR 2V1.0RZ

Mapcode Global: VHB4G.D8BS

Entry Name: 25, the Brittox

Listing Date: 9 April 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1249467

English Heritage Legacy ID: 431592

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)

No 25
SU 0061 4/4 9.4.54.

II GV


2.
Late C18. 3 storeys. Bath stone, painted white on ground floor, which
has horizontal chamfered jointing, on raised plinth, painted black. The
front is symmetrical except for window spacing on ground floor, and has
flanking and slightly projecting bays, each bay has a pair of fluted Doric
pilasters to upper part, standing on a moulded string at lst floor level.
Moulded entablature and blocking course, broken forward over end bays.
The 3 central bays in slightly recessed panel to upper part. 3 window to
upper floors.
On ground floor - pair of C19 shop windows in centre part, one of 2 lights
and one of 4 lights, the lights are arched and divided by slender columns,
the spandrels at angles and between lights carved with bunch of grapes.
The detail of these windows is good. The flanking projections each have
one door, the left hand one was a 2 panel studded house door, now converted
to shop window, the right hand one is a glazed C19 shop door. Both have
plain rectangular fanlights.

Nos 18 to 26 (consec) form a group.


Listing NGR: SU0053061453

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

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