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Two Boundary Walls to East and West Sides of Grounds at Priory Lodge, Bradford-on-Avon

Description: Two Boundary Walls to East and West Sides of Grounds at Priory Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 August 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 312624

OS Grid Reference: ST8251661091
OS Grid Coordinates: 382516, 161091
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3486, -2.2524

Location: Market Street, Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire BA15 1LH

Locality: Bradford-on-Avon
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA15 1LH

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Listing Text

5411 (South Side)

Two Boundary Walls to
East and West sides of
grounds at Priory Lodge
ST 8261 1/167A


Main section of wall is to the east of the house running up Market Street
from the north side of No 5. Early to mid 19th century. Massive ashlar
wall (approximately 20ft high) stepped down the hill. Moulded cornice
and parapet, also stepped down the hill,each part of the wall having 3
large (blind) recessed panels. Some of these panels are round-headed,
others square-headed. Random rubble plinth. 1 blocked segmental-headed
door at south end of the wall. The north end incorporates part of the
outer wall of the demolished house ('The Priory'). 1 Tudor window of
2-lights with transom and rectangular hood-mould set high up. 2 smaller
paired lights lower down. A second section of wall runs to north of Priory
Lodge, along Newtown. Of random rubble (approximately 10 to 12ft high)
with plain coping. This wall joins the east side of the Priory Barn.

Priory Lodge with its boundary walls, the Priory Barn and Nos 1A to 3
(consec) form a group.

Listing NGR: ST8251661091

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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