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Liberal Club, Bradford-on-Avon

Description: Liberal Club

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 August 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 312676

OS Grid Reference: ST8255760839
OS Grid Coordinates: 382557, 160839
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3464, -2.2518

Location: St Margaret's Street, Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire BA15 1DA

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

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Listing Text

5411 (East Side)

Liberal Club
ST 8260 2/102


Late C17 and early C18. Ashlar, hipped slate roof with cambered-head
dormers, casements with glazing bars. 2 storeys 5 windows, sashes no
glazing bars. 1st floor windows have deep roll bolection moulding surrounds.
Ground floor windows similar, but with flat moulded cornice over. Narrow
angle pilasters, moulded eaves-cornice with pediment over middle 3 windows.
Moulded diamond-shaped panel in tympanum with flower motif. Square-headed
central doorway with stone surround enriched with carved leaf motifs and
head-and-billet mouldings. Flanking pilasters with surface panel decorations
and grotesque heads as caps. Broken "serpentine" pediment on enriched
brackets. Raised and paved forecourt with 5 steps up from road, Stone
side walls with stone scroll brackets, abutting house walls. Wrought-iron
railings along frontage and wrought-iron gateway with arched lamp bracket.

The Three Horseshoes and Nos 1 to 4 (consec) Frome Road form a group with
the Liberal Club, The Baptist Chapel, the Congregational Church and Hall
and Nos 6 to 16 (consec), 19 to 22 (consec), 36, 42 to 49 (consec) and
Westbury House, St Margaret's Street and No 1 St Margaret's Hill.

Listing NGR: ST8255760839

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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