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Emwell Cross House, Warminster

Description: Emwell Cross House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 April 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 313014

OS Grid Reference: ST8694845089
OS Grid Coordinates: 386948, 145089
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2049, -2.1882

Location: Vicarage Street, Warminster, Wiltshire BA12 8JG

Locality: Warminster
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA12 8JG

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Listing Text

(South Side)
No 1 (Emwell Cross House)
82 8645 SE 5/60 28.4.52.


Set back from street. C17 or early C18. 2 storeys and attic. English bond
brick on rubble base with splayed capping. Ashlar quoins. Moulded drip string
over ground floor windows. Moulded wooden eaves cornice. Hansard old tile
roof splayed out to eaves 1/4 hipped to left, chimneys rise from rear wall.
Left hand gable built of rubble. Fenestration altered in early C19 blocking
earlier probably paired windows. Glazing bar sash windows. 3 windows with
architrave frames on 1st floor, 2 similar windows 4 panes wide, on ground
floor. 2 hipped 3 light dormers flanking central hipped 2 light dormer.
Modern central door (beaded planks) in stout architrave surround with flat
hood on brackets. Traces of former entrance jambs in rubble footing. Projecting
rendered lower 2-storey wing in centre at rear and 2 transomed windows with
moulded edges.

Listing NGR: ST8694845089

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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