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44-54, Market Place, Warminster

Description: 44-54, Market Place

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 April 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 312960

OS Grid Reference: ST8757445026
OS Grid Coordinates: 387574, 145026
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2043, -2.1792

Location: 86 B3414, Warminster, Wiltshire BA12 9AN

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

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Listing Text

(South Side)
28.4.52. Nos 44 to 54 (even)
(Formerly listed as
Nos 8, 8A, 9, 10 and 11)
ST 8745 SE 7/8


Apparently after 1783 (VCH). Slightly angled 3 storey terrace extending east
from the Old Bell (qv). Stone, coursed and squared rubble, stucco fronted,
with moulded strings over ground and lst floors, moulded cornice, parapet
and moulded cope. Corner pilasters and late glazed sash windows with segmental
heads on moulded architraves divided by pilasters into 2+3+1+5+5 (from right).
0n ground floor: A high segmental coach arch to right with keystone, leading
to stables at rear of Old Bell. Nos 44 a
nd 46 have modern shop fronts. To
left a narrow through passage framed by pilasters, round headed spandrels.
No 48 has plain late C19 shop front with rectangular traceried fanlight to
recessed door. No 50 retains evidence of a mid-C19 shop front (panelled pilaster
to left) and one of the original pilasters to the entrance. Pedimented doorway
in centre of Nos 52 and 54 with plain Doric pilasters and glazed door.

Listing NGR: ST8757445026

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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