Description: Number 24 Torwood and Numbers 26-34
Date Listed: 31 March 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 312843
OS Grid Reference: ST8798144732
OS Grid Coordinates: 387981, 144732
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2017, -2.1734
WARMINSTER BOREHAM ROAD
Nos 24 ("Torwood")
Nos 26 to 34 (even)
ST 8744 NE 7/106
Probably before 1822 (VCH). Terrace of 3 storey and basement houses. Brick
with incised stone pilasters at angles and between houses, full height. No
24 has a moulded cornice and brick parapet with stone coping and incised corner
blocks. The remainder have flat eaves with cut brackets. Slate roof [old
tile roof (butterfly type) at rear], hipped to left and over No 24; off ridge
brick chimneys. Glazing bar sash windows, single hung on 2nd floor. Windows
and doors have pediment shaped voussoir heads, except to No 24 2nd floor.
No 24: Forms a projecting bay to right with one range of tripartite windows
to left and a slight set back to right for recessed 6 panel door with plain
fanlight (tracery mentioned in previous list removed) and 1 window over.
Remainder: 2 ranges of windows to upper floors and 1 to ground floor. 6 panel
doors with 4 pane overlights on Nos 26 to 30. Ground floor window of No 34
altered to large late C19 rectangular 9 light bay. Areas closed by cast iron
railings which have dog railings looped by arrow heads to main rails.
Listing NGR: ST8798144732
Source: English Heritage
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