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Apsley House

A Grade II Listed Building in Malmesbury, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5816 / 51°34'53"N

Longitude: -2.0972 / 2°5'49"W

OS Eastings: 393362

OS Northings: 186979

OS Grid: ST933869

Mapcode National: GBR 2QZ.YBD

Mapcode Global: VH95S.LHNW

Entry Name: Apsley House

Listing Date: 18 January 1949

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1269385

English Heritage Legacy ID: 460839

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

ST9386 HIGH STREET
758-1/3/175 (West side)
18/01/49 No.63
Apsley House

GV II

House. c1770, altered early C19. Limestone rubble dressings,
originally roughcast or stucco, with stone gable stacks and a
stone slate mansard roof. Mid Georgian style. Double-depth
plan.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, attic and cellar; 3-window range. A
symmetrical front with rusticated quoins, frieze, cornice and
parapet, and low plinth; all the dressings set proud to allow
for a render coat. Good Neo-classical Doric doorcase has
attached columns on raised bases to an entablature with
triglyphs and a pediment, and steps up to a 6-panel door with
the top pair glazed. Windows have raised surrounds to 6/6-pane
sashes, small cellar lights below ground-floor windows, and 3
gabled casement dormers.
INTERIOR: not inspected, but noted as having a central passage
divided by a round arch, stone fire surrounds and panelled
shutters.

Listing NGR: ST9335786974

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

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