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16, Market Place

A Grade II* Listed Building in Devizes, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3529 / 51°21'10"N

Longitude: -1.9971 / 1°59'49"W

OS Eastings: 400295

OS Northings: 161540

OS Grid: SU002615

Mapcode National: GBR 2V0.5VZ

Mapcode Global: VHB4G.B8K5

Entry Name: 16, Market Place

Listing Date: 9 April 1954

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1250422

English Heritage Legacy ID: 432784

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 MARKET PLACE
(South West Side)

No 16
ST 9961 2/121 9.4.54.

II* GV


2.
Set back from Market Place and approached by an alley.
Cl8 altered. 2 storeys and attic. Stucco on projecting plinth. Moulded wood
eaves. Tile roof. 2 C19 gabled dormers. 3 early C19 casements with moulded
surrounds and cills on 1st floor. 2 similar windows with small cornices on ground
floor. Good 6-panel early Cl8 central door with narrow rectangular fanlight of
4 panes, in architrave surround and under an elaborate curved and coved 'shell'
hood supported on double scroll brackets, carved with acanthus ornament. Panel
over door between the brackets. The shell carving in cove is enriched with free
carving of branches and leaves.

All the listed buildings on the South West Side, South East Side, Market Hall,
Market Cross and the Fountain from a group.

Also all the listed buildings on the South West Side form a group with
Nos 1 to 18 (consec) Northgate Street.

Listing NGR: SU0029561540

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

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