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Jubilee Building

A Grade II Listed Building in Chippenham, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4576 / 51°27'27"N

Longitude: -2.1131 / 2°6'46"W

OS Eastings: 392241

OS Northings: 173183

OS Grid: ST922731

Mapcode National: GBR 2SJ.DMM

Mapcode Global: VH96C.BM8H

Plus Code: 9C3VFV5P+2Q

Entry Name: Jubilee Building

Listing Date: 22 June 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1268037

English Heritage Legacy ID: 462306

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: Chippenham with Tytherton Lucas

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Description


CHIPPENHAM

ST9273SW MARKET PLACE
930-1/10/104 (East side)
22/06/78 No.32
Jubilee Building

GV II

Offices of the Chippenham Trustees. Dated 1887. Squared
coursed limestone rubble with ashlar dressings and plinth,
slate roof and stone stack with cornice to left. Double-depth
plan.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys; 4-window range. Horned 2/2-pane sash
windows diminishing in height toward the top. The 3 windows to
the left are stepped forward under a pediment with the town
crest and "UNITY AND LOYALTY 1837-1887" in the tympanum;
string courses between floors; chamfered rusticated quoins;
moulded architraves to the windows, those to the upper floor
with cornices, pediments to those on the lower floors. The
recessed range to the right has a smaller pediment, similar
windows and steps up to double 2-panel doors with raised
panels and bolection moulding; these are flanked by pilasters
with sunken panels supporting an entablature and pediment. To
the left of the door is a Civic Society plaque "TO COMMEMORATE
QUEEN VICTORIA'S GOLDEN JUBILEE"
INTERIOR: the stone-flagged hall has an open-well, closed
string Jacobean-style staircase with square moulded balusters,
chamfered newels with moulded cornices and turned finials.


Listing NGR: ST9224373187

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