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1 and 3, Market Cross

A Grade II Listed Building in Malmesbury, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5839 / 51°35'2"N

Longitude: -2.0978 / 2°5'51"W

OS Eastings: 393322

OS Northings: 187234

OS Grid: ST933872

Mapcode National: GBR 2QZ.QFJ

Mapcode Global: VH95S.LGC3

Entry Name: 1 and 3, Market Cross

Listing Date: 19 July 1996

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1269313

English Heritage Legacy ID: 460893

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


MALMESBURY

ST9387 MARKET CROSS
758-1/4/236 (East side)
Nos.1 AND 3

GV II

Pair of houses, now shops and offices. Late C18, altered mid
C19. Rendered with limestone dressings, brick gable stacks and
a pantile roof. Double-depth plan.
Each of 2 storeys; 3-window range. Formerly a symmetrical
front with rusticated quoins and a coped parapet, doorways set
below middle windows with architrave and bracketed canopy, and
windows, the inner ones set closer together, with architraves
and horned plate-glass sashes.
Entrance to No.3 now a mid C19 shop front with incised
pilaster jambs and consoles to a fascia, left-hand half-glazed
door and plate-glass window; No.1 has a right-hand early C19
3-light shop front with a cornice and thin mullions.
Right-hand gable and rear 2-window range with architraves to
windows.
INTERIOR: altered late C20.
Occupies a prominent position on the E side of the Market
Cross square.



Listing NGR: ST9332687239

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

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