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29, Market Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Devizes, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3531 / 51°21'10"N

Longitude: -1.9959 / 1°59'45"W

OS Eastings: 400384

OS Northings: 161552

OS Grid: SU003615

Mapcode National: GBR 2V1.076

Mapcode Global: VHB4G.C873

Plus Code: 9C3W9233+6M

Entry Name: 29, Market Place

Listing Date: 19 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1250835

English Heritage Legacy ID: 433318

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
(North East Side)

No 29
ST 9961 2/265

II GV


2.
Dated 1894. Neo early Georgian. 3 storeys red brick over modern
ground floor. Stone frieze with heavy floral swags. Stone cornice and parapet,
panelled with 4 piers crowned by banded spiked ball finials. The centre panel
has a small pediment. Frieze below 2nd and 1st floor stone sill courses.
4 windows, 2 light transomed casements, in architrave surrounds, shouldered
on 2nd floor, but not on 1st floor where each has a cornice on carved scroll
brackets. Ground floor modern shop front but retains flanking banded piers
with foliate capitals. Heavy brackets to cornice over. Important position
in Market Place and in relation to neighbouring buildings.

Nos 29 to 42 (consec) and The Market Hall form a group.


Listing NGR: SU0038461552

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

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