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Northgate House (Formerly Judge's Lodging Now the Municipal Offices)

A Grade II* Listed Building in Devizes, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3538 / 51°21'13"N

Longitude: -1.9995 / 1°59'58"W

OS Eastings: 400133

OS Northings: 161638

OS Grid: SU001616

Mapcode National: GBR 2V0.593

Mapcode Global: VHB4G.97BH

Plus Code: 9C3W9232+G6

Entry Name: Northgate House (Formerly Judge's Lodging Now the Municipal Offices)

Listing Date: 9 April 1954

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1251684

English Heritage Legacy ID: 434449

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 N0RTHGATE STREET
(South West Side)

Northgate House
(Formerly Judge' 5 Lodging
now the Municipal Offices)
SU 0061 2/139 9.4.54.

II* GV


2.
Mid Georgian 3 storeys. Brick on stone plinth. Stone strings at lst and
2nd floor levels and at lst floor cill level. Moulded stone cornice. Brick
parapet with moulded stone coping. Hipped slate roof. 5 windows to upper
floors and 4 on ground floor in main block, all with moulded stone arohitraves,
and all with glazing bars intact. 6-panel central door, with arched radiating
and wreathed fanlight, under stone Ionic porch of 2 columns, wall pilasters
and entablature with curved frieze, bracketed cornice and pediment, on stone
landing approached by 3 stone steps.
The main block has additional right hand part with half octagon bay facing
road, and full height, all of same general design, with 3 windows to each
floor. The garden front repeats the street elevation. Double curved stable
walls to left hand of red brick on stone plinth, with stone coping, and square
stone piers with moulded caps and bases.
With conversion to Municipal Offices the interior has been altered but retains
some very good late C18 fireplaces.

St Mary's Congregational Church, Nos 19 and 20, Sandcliffe and Northgate House
form a group.

Listing NGR: SU0018061597

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

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