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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1269426
English Heritage Legacy ID: 460796
Location: Malmesbury, Wiltshire, SN16
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
ST9387 GLOUCESTER STREET
758-1/4/132 (South West side)
(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.
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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