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The Anchor Public House, Warminster

Description: The Anchor Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 March 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 312941

OS Grid Reference: ST8755145073
OS Grid Coordinates: 387551, 145073
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2047, -2.1796

Location: 1 B3414, Warminster, Wiltshire BA12 9AZ

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

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Listing Text

(North Side)
No 47 (The Anchor
Public House)
ST 8745 SE 7/12


Early C19. 3 storeys. Ashlar Bath stone with rusticated angle pilasters,
plain strings at each floor and slate roof (old tiles at rear). 4 ranges
of windows to upper floors, glazing bar sashes. 2 windows on ground floor
in slight recesses flanking modern door. Wide yard entry under segmental
arch to right, large gates with dog rails. Timber framed walls of earlier
building, apparent in yard passage, which like the Old Bell (qv) used to have
an open arcade across the pavement (VCH).
Extension to rear: 2 1/2 storeys, part timber framed with mansard old tile roof;
a double and a single large glazing bar sash window on 1st floor with dentil
eaves cornice over. Large gable end brick chimney and a further projecting
gabled 2 storey extension of brick.

Listing NGR: ST8755145073

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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