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Gloucester Cottage rear Range to Number 10 Gloucester Street (Number 10 Gloucester Street Not Included)

A Grade II Listed Building in Malmesbury, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.5836 / 51°35'0"N

Longitude: -2.0986 / 2°5'55"W

OS Eastings: 393261

OS Northings: 187194

OS Grid: ST932871

Mapcode National: GBR 2QZ.Q72

Mapcode Global: VH95S.KGWD

Entry Name: Gloucester Cottage rear Range to Number 10 Gloucester Street (Number 10 Gloucester Street Not Included)

Listing Date: 1 July 1976

Last Amended: 19 July 1996

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1269299

English Heritage Legacy ID: 460921

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


758-1/4/262 (North side)
01/07/76 Gloucester Cottage
(Formerly Listed as:
(South side)
Cottage at rear of No.10)


Part of inn, now house. Late C15, with later alterations, and
C20 W end porch. Limestone rubble and brick to ground floor,
timber-framed first floor, with brick ridge stack and tiled
PLAN: 2-room right-angle plan; first-floor rooms open to the
roof of 2 bays to N and one bay separated by closed truss to
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys; 3-window range. Doorway in the end gable;
timber-framed jettied first floor over brick ground floor,
with C20 casements, 4 to the ground floor and 3 to the first.
INTERIOR: details include a good roof with wind braces to the
lower 2 registers and collar trusses, open on the extended S
end, with a winder stair at the N end, the ground-floor has
exposed first-floor joists with trimmers for a central stair,
quoins and jambs to ground-floor and blocked W window;
chamfered ceiling beams with quirk and tongue stops.
HISTORICAL NOTE: part of the former late C15 White Lion Inn,
No.8 Gloucester Street (qv), and probably used for dormitory
and service accommodation. As such it probably extended to the
road front.
(Stirling D: Secular medieval buildings in Malmesbury, Wilts,
1150-1547: 1986-: 20; Victoria History of the Counties of
England: Crowley DA: Wiltshire: 1956-: 132).

Listing NGR: ST9326287192

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