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Numbers 95 and 97 and Attached Sunken Front Area Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Malmesbury, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.587 / 51°35'13"N

Longitude: -2.1011 / 2°6'4"W

OS Eastings: 393088

OS Northings: 187579

OS Grid: ST930875

Mapcode National: GBR 2QZ.HM0

Mapcode Global: VH95S.JCKQ

Entry Name: Numbers 95 and 97 and Attached Sunken Front Area Railings

Listing Date: 1 July 1976

Last Amended: 19 July 1996

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1269432

English Heritage Legacy ID: 460760

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


758-1/2/98 (East side)
01/07/76 Nos.95 AND 97
and attached sunken front area
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.95 AND 97
Avonside (No.95))


Pair of houses, extended to the right and left-hand rear. Late
C17/early C18, rear C19 range. Coursed limestone rubble,
roughcast in original list, with brick gable and axial stacks
and stone slate roof.
PLAN: L-shaped single-depth plan.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and attic; 4-window range. Timber lintels
to a central doorway with boarded door and C20 hipped canopy,
windows with C19 2-light casements. Straight joint to the
right of the ridge stack, ground-floor right-hand window has
long and short jambs, and straight joint between central and
end houses. 1-window left-hand gable with quoins, the N lower
rear extension has 2 attached 1-window houses, the further one
stepped down.
INTERIOR: details of No.95 include a collar truss roof with
rear winder stair, split below the top; through-passage; axial
stack has a C17 fireplace with a round-arched niche in the
right-hand side, first-floor cupboard to side of fireplace,
and curved possible former stair bays to the left of
right-hand gable fireplace.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached iron front area railings to
sunken front area.

Listing NGR: ST9309187574

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

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