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Number 32 and Attached Rear Store

A Grade II Listed Building in Malmesbury, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.5827 / 51°34'57"N

Longitude: -2.0966 / 2°5'47"W

OS Eastings: 393402

OS Northings: 187096

OS Grid: ST934870

Mapcode National: GBR 2QZ.QQQ

Mapcode Global: VH95S.LHZ2

Entry Name: Number 32 and Attached Rear Store

Listing Date: 18 January 1949

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1269516

English Heritage Legacy ID: 460713

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


758-1/4/50 (South side)
18/01/49 No.32
and attached rear store


Town house. Early-mid C18. Squared, coursed limestone rubble
with partly brick rear range, brick left-hand and rear gable
stacks and stone slate roof.
STYLE: mid Georgian.
PLAN: single-depth parallel plan with rear E wing.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, attic and basement; 5-window range. A
symmetrical parapeted front has a central 1-window section set
forward with an ashlar pediment, a doorcase with raised
surround and bracketed pediment, and double 6-panel doors with
top glazed panels; late C19 horned plate-glass ground-floor
and C18 6/6-pane first-floor sashes in exposed, slightly
recessed boxes, and 2 casement dormers. Simple dressings to
wide basement mullion openings with relieving arches.
Rear wing has brick end gable and W side with burnt headers,
and a gabled dormer, with a 2-storey parapeted section in the
INTERIOR: details include a central hall with an open-well
stair with a late C18 Chinese fret balusters and ramped,
moulded rail and carved brackets; rear left-hand room has a
moulded cornice and ceiling beam, 2-panel doors, and flagged
basement with elliptical-arched recesses in the right-hand
section, round-arched in the E range, one giving access to a
well, and a large rear chimney breast. A segmental-arched
vault extends forward of the right-hand basement.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached store to rear of rear range has
a timber lintel to a wide central entrance. Former fireplaces

Listing NGR: ST9340287093

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

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