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Old Brewery House and Attached Gateway, Walls, Piers and Railings

A Grade II* Listed Building in Malmesbury, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.5844 / 51°35'3"N

Longitude: -2.0974 / 2°5'50"W

OS Eastings: 393348

OS Northings: 187290

OS Grid: ST933872

Mapcode National: GBR 2QZ.QJM

Mapcode Global: VH95S.LFKQ

Entry Name: Old Brewery House and Attached Gateway, Walls, Piers and Railings

Listing Date: 18 January 1949

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1269289

English Heritage Legacy ID: 460911

Location: Malmesbury, Wiltshire, SN16

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Malmesbury

Built-Up Area: Malmesbury

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Malmesbury and Brokenborough

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


758-1/4/253 (East side)
18/01/49 Old Brewery House and attached
gateway, walls, piers and railings


House, additional house at W end, now one. Dated 1672, early
C18 addition, E end refaced late C18.
MATERIALS: roughcast with quoins to coursed limestone rubble,
brick ridge and right-hand gable stacks and a stone slate
PLAN: double-depth.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys; 2:3:3-window range. Right-hand house has
parapeted facade, with a left-hand doorway with moulded
surround and carved brackets to hood and 6-panel door with the
top pair glazed, moulded surrounds to windows with 6/9-pane
sashes with fine bars, extending low on the ground floor.
Rubble right-hand gable has a date stone in the stack
inscribed: MAY/1672/S/T/A, possibly a marriage date, with a
small low casement and first-floor right-hand 6/6-pane sash.
W addition set back slightly with a party wall stack, a left
of centre doorway has bracketed stone canopy, and 6-panel
door, ashlar surrounds to 6/9-pane sashes, the right-hand
first-floor pair lower with 10/10-pane casements and small
cornices, with a small right-hand ground-floor window; the
left gable has a 4/8-pane attic sash, with a rear outshut.
Rear right-hand brick early C19 range with slate roof. Between
the two fronts a C18 lead hopper and downpipe.
INTERIOR: details include a winder stair down to a right-hand
end segmental-vaulted cellar with flagged floor; front
right-hand room with panelling, boxed out cornice and original
carved fireplace with basket grate.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached gateway with a wrought-iron
overthrow arch and lantern between the principal house, and a
gate with rusticated ashlar piers and spear-headed iron gates
and railings to the entrance from the street; L-shaped wall
extends from NE corner to enclose garden to E.
HISTORICAL NOTE: known as the Hop or Pumphouse in the late

Listing NGR: ST9334887290

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

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