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Number 24 Torwood and Numbers 26-34, Warminster

Description: Number 24 Torwood and Numbers 26-34

Grade: II
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

Location: 32 Boreham Road, Warminster, Wiltshire BA12 9JR

Locality: Warminster
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA12 9JR

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Listing Text

(South Side)
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

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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