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12, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Chippenham, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.4585 / 51°27'30"N

Longitude: -2.1154 / 2°6'55"W

OS Eastings: 392077

OS Northings: 173281

OS Grid: ST920732

Mapcode National: GBR 2SJ.D0N

Mapcode Global: VH96C.9L0T

Plus Code: 9C3VFV5M+9R

Entry Name: 12, High Street

Listing Date: 22 June 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1268106

English Heritage Legacy ID: 462244

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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930-1/10/47 (South side)
22/06/78 No.12


House, now a shop. Early/mid C19 refronting of an earlier
structure. Painted ashlar with steep-pitched stone slate roof,
external stone stack with brick shaft to the right gable end.
Double-depth plan with C19 facade and rear addition.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys; symmetrical 5-window range. The parapet
and cornice are returned but shaped to the slope of the roof,
implying refronting. 6/1-pane sash windows with moulded
architraves and bracketed sills to the 1st floor, chamfered
rusticated pilasters, that to the right with plinth and
cornice between floors; C20 shop front.
INTERIOR: to the rear of the 1st floor are an early C18
6-panel door and mid C18 4-panel door beside which is a window
of 3 rows of 4 crown-glass panes with thick ovolo-moulded
glazing bars, probably onto a former courtyard, now a room.
The 3-bay, butt-purlin roof has a slightly arched collar beam.

Listing NGR: ST9206673275

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