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Numbers 53 and 55 and Attached Railings and Raised Pavement

A Grade II Listed Building in Malmesbury, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.5852 / 51°35'6"N

Longitude: -2.1041 / 2°6'14"W

OS Eastings: 392886

OS Northings: 187371

OS Grid: ST928873

Mapcode National: GBR 2QZ.GWB

Mapcode Global: VH95S.HF05

Entry Name: Numbers 53 and 55 and Attached Railings and Raised Pavement

Listing Date: 1 July 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1269500

English Heritage Legacy ID: 460697

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


758-1/2/35 (North West side)
01/07/76 Nos.53 AND 55
and attached railings and raised


Pair of houses. Late C18 with earlier origins. Squared,
coursed limestone rubble and dressings, with ashlar gable
stacks and stone slate double-pile roof.
Double-depth plan with rear services.
2 storeys, basement and attic; 2:1-window range. Quoins, coped
gables and flush dressed surrounds to openings, No.53 has a
left-hand doorway and 4-panel door, No.55 is symmetrical with
a central round-arched doorway, fanlight and 6-panel door;
6/6-pane sashes, with eaves dormers with segmental heads and
top-hung casements.
Left-hand return has a C20 timber canted bay; C19 and C20 rear
INTERIOR: details of No.53 include a central stair hall with
stick balusters and column newels, door through thick rear
wall to kitchen extension.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached iron railings, gate and dwarf
wall to front raised pavement, which has a left-hand
round-arched basement doorway at road level to a similar
vaulted passage.

Listing NGR: ST9288687371

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

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