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42, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Malmesbury, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.5824 / 51°34'56"N

Longitude: -2.0973 / 2°5'50"W

OS Eastings: 393353

OS Northings: 187065

OS Grid: ST933870

Mapcode National: GBR 2QZ.QLF

Mapcode Global: VH95S.LHL8

Entry Name: 42, High Street

Listing Date: 1 July 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1269409

English Heritage Legacy ID: 460821

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


758-1/4/157 (East side)
01/07/76 No.42


House, then pair of shops, now in one occupation. Late C18
with late C19 and C20 shop fronts. Limestone rubble and
dressings with a truncated brick stack and stone slate roof.
PLAN: U-shaped with single-depth front and rear wings to a
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and attic; 2:2-window range. Former No.40,
half the width of No.42, has a full-width shop front has thin
mullions to plate-glass windows, consoles to a fascia, with
recessed right-hand doorway with a good C18 fanlight and
4-panel door, and recessed shop window between the windows;
rendered lintels to 2/2-pane first-floor sashes in exposed
boxes, and cambered heads to 2 casement dormers. No.42 to the
right has a full-width shop front, quoins above and a plain
fascia, with widely-spaced windows with rendered lintels to
8/8-pane sashes in exposed sashes. Good cast-iron hopper with
lion head, decorative downpipe and full-width gutter with an
ivy leaf pattern.
INTERIOR: details include a winder stair over the
through-passage, and a first-floor front room with a dividing
elliptical arch.

Listing NGR: ST9335987068

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

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