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Ramped Path to Right at South End of Well Path Wall in Front of Builder's Yard, Bradford-on-Avon

Description: Ramped Path to Right at South End of Well Path Wall in Front of Builder's Yard

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 August 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 312637

OS Grid Reference: ST8223660834
OS Grid Coordinates: 382236, 160834
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3463, -2.2564

Location: 10 Newtown, Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire BA15 1NQ

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

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Listing Text

5411 (North Side)

Wall in front of Builder's
Ramped Path to
right at South end of
Well Path
ST 8260 2/242


Mid to late C19. Ashlar of heights varying from 15 to 20ft. One large
round-headed archway with shouldered soffits and keystone to main yard.
This archway is flanked by two round-headed recessed (blind) panels,
also with keystones. To the outside of these are similar square-headed
panels. Continuous plinth. Some stellar-shaped braces. To the right
the wall curves back about 5 or 6 ft from the road to accomodate a sloping
ramp which leads up to the right. The path which the ramp carries continues
up the hill diagonally and is known as Well Path. The main wall behind
this ramp has 4 recessed panels as before, alternately round and square-headed.
In front, and supporting the path, is a wedge-shaped wall with 4 recessed
panels of increasing size towards right. These are all round-headed,
the smallest to left containing a well known as Lady Well. Sloping parapet
with chamfered coping running up the incline, Projecting plinth.

Nos 5 and 6 form a group with Nos 27 to 31 (consec) and wall Newtown and
Nos 7 and 9 to 19 (consec) Barton Orchard, all the listed buildings in
Church Street, The Chantry and Little Chantry, and the Catholic Church
of St Thomas More, Market Street.

Listing NGR: ST8223460835

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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