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Number 38, 39 and 40 and Attached Walls and Gate Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in Chippenham, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.4625 / 51°27'45"N

Longitude: -2.1185 / 2°7'6"W

OS Eastings: 391863

OS Northings: 173733

OS Grid: ST918737

Mapcode National: GBR 1R5.C5T

Mapcode Global: VH96C.7HDP

Entry Name: Number 38, 39 and 40 and Attached Walls and Gate Piers

Listing Date: 22 June 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1267950

English Heritage Legacy ID: 462382

Location: Chippenham, Wiltshire, SN15

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Chippenham

Built-Up Area: Chippenham

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: St Paul, Chippenham with Langley Burrell

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


930-1/6/162 (West side)
22/06/78 Nos.38, 39 AND 40
and attached walls and gate piers


Terrace of 2 houses and a shop with a flat above. Mid C19.
Limestone ashlar, hipped slate roof with moulded ashlar stacks
to party walls. Double-depth plans.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys; 7-window range. A continuous moulded
string course forms hoods on brackets to the 2 right-hand
houses; bracketed sills to the 1st floor and pilasters to
corners and party walls.
No.38 to the right is 2-window range with margin panes to
plate-glass sash windows and a door with 2 vertical
semicircular-arched glazed panels and overlight.
No.39 to the centre is similar with C20 windows and door.
No.40 to the left is 3-window range. Below the 2 left-hand
windows a projecting shop front has a parapet with urn finials
to the corners. A former carriage entrance to the right of the
shop is now filled with another shop.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: ashlar walls and pyramidal-capped piers
enclose the front gardens of Nos 38 and 39.
One of a group of houses in New Road built after the arrival
of the railway in 1840-41.

Listing NGR: ST9186373733

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

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