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54, Gloucester Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Malmesbury, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.5847 / 51°35'4"N

Longitude: -2.0995 / 2°5'58"W

OS Eastings: 393202

OS Northings: 187319

OS Grid: ST932873

Mapcode National: GBR 2QZ.Q02

Mapcode Global: VH95S.KFFJ

Entry Name: 54, Gloucester Street

Listing Date: 1 July 1976

Last Amended: 19 July 1996

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1269426

English Heritage Legacy ID: 460796

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


758-1/4/132 (South West side)
01/07/76 No.54
(Formerly Listed as:
(South West side)
Nos.54 AND 56)


House. C18 with C20 rear extension. Limestone rubble and
dressings, brick right-hand gable stack and a stone slate
roof. Single room plan.
2 storeys and basement; 1-window range. Large irregular quoins
to the left and on the right above eaves of No.56; a left-hand
doorway with 4-panel C20 door, large former shop window with
glazing bars and a low first-floor casement beneath the eaves.
Rear dormer.
INTERIOR: details include a right-hand basement
through-passage, winder stair to the left of the fireplace,
stone from the basement but partly removed, windows with
splayed reveals, and collar truss roof; the basement has a
blocked window facing into the street, and a large fireplace
with splayed reveals and bressumer.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: mid C19 cast-iron name plate above the
doorway inscribed GLOUCESTER STREET.
HISTORICAL NOTE: the level of Gloucester Street may have been
approx 1-2m lower than now, to allow for the basement window.
A cut and cover drain ran down to the river.

Listing NGR: ST9320387315

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

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