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5, Oxford Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Malmesbury, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.5837 / 51°35'1"N

Longitude: -2.0974 / 2°5'50"W

OS Eastings: 393345

OS Northings: 187211

OS Grid: ST933872

Mapcode National: GBR 2QZ.QJW

Mapcode Global: VH95S.LGJ8

Entry Name: 5, Oxford Street

Listing Date: 1 July 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1269302

English Heritage Legacy ID: 460924

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


758-1/4/265 (South side)
01/07/76 No.5


House. Early C17, early C18 front range. Limestone rubble with
limestone dressings, formerly limewashed, brick right-hand
gable and rear and left-hand lateral stacks, with a pantile
roof to the front and rear cross-gabled range wing with stone
PLAN: L-shaped plan with left-hand rear range enclosing a
courtyard open to the W.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, cellar and attic; 2-window range. A left
of centre doorway has timber bracketed canopy, moulded ashlar
surround and glazed door, C20 shop fronts each side with
plate-glass, and early C18 paired first-floor 6/6-pane sashes
with ashlar surrounds and thick glazing bars, windowless to
the middle.
Rear range has gabled dormers each side, a blocked 3-light
oak-framed mullion window to the E with cyma mouldings, the W
side to the courtyard has timber lintels, with 3-light
first-floor mullion windows, and altered ground-floor
INTERIOR: details include in the rear wing a good C17
ground-floor fire surround with moulded 4-centred arch and
stops with 2 raised, chamfered bars; similar arched fire
surround on the first floor above; ground-floor gable C19
brick fireplace with cast-iron range with a right-hand
chamfered jamb; roof to the wing of 3 collar trusses, with an
extended collar truss between the dormers, and trenched
purlins; C18 brick fireplace in end gable with bread oven bay
to the left; splayed window reveals.
The cellar has a simple fireplace to the lateral stack and a
flagged floor; across the N end level with the back of the
front range is a canted wall.
HISTORICAL NOTE: the wing may formerly have had a gable to

Listing NGR: ST9334887207

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

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