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20, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Malmesbury, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.5831 / 51°34'59"N

Longitude: -2.0977 / 2°5'51"W

OS Eastings: 393325

OS Northings: 187145

OS Grid: ST933871

Mapcode National: GBR 2QZ.QGW

Mapcode Global: VH95S.LGCQ

Entry Name: 20, High Street

Listing Date: 29 January 1971

Last Amended: 19 July 1996

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1269400

English Heritage Legacy ID: 460812

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


758-1/4/148 (East side)
29/01/71 No.20
(Formerly Listed as:
George Hotel)


Inn, now veterinary surgery. C16 origins, front range rebuilt
late C18. Coursed limestone rubble with a brick stack and a
hipped stone slate roof.
PLAN: U-shaped plan with rear wings flanking a
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys; 3-window range. A symmetrical front has
quoins, a central segmental arch to a cobbled through
carriageway, shallow bays each side with overhanging
first-floor bays above, with paired 6/6-pane sashes, paired
second-floor horned 6/6-pane sashes, and to the centre a
segmental-head to first-floor 8/8-pane sash, and second-floor
6/6-pane sash, all with exposed boxes. C16 N and C18 S ranges
project at the rear, the S range with 8/8-pane and 10/10-pane
sashes and a pair of brick side stacks.
INTERIOR: altered mid C20; details include a covered flagged
through-passage to the rear courtyard, collar truss roof with
butt purlins and diagonally-set ridge between overlapping
trusses. The N wing in 3 sections, the middle one single
storey with a re-set C16 moulded stopped beam, the rear one
with C16 collared trusses.

Listing NGR: ST9334387151

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

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