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14 and 16, Edward Street, Westbury

Description: 14 and 16, Edward Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 March 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 313112

OS Grid Reference: ST8727251425
OS Grid Coordinates: 387272, 151425
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2618, -2.1838

Location: Edward Street, Westbury, Wiltshire BA13 3BD

Locality: Westbury
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA13 3BD

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Nos 14 and 16
ST 8751 SW 4/141


Deeds (apparently) dated 1774. Altered. 2 1/2 storeys. Painted brick with
old tile mansard roof hipped to left. 3 dormer windows, glazing bar sashes
with architrave surrounds. Parapet with stone cope, moulded stone cornice.
Band over ground floor, mitred over 1st floor bay windows. 2 angled bays
of 3 lights each flank central window on 1st floor, all glazing bar sashes
with moulded flush frames; dentil cornices. The bays formerly extended to
ground floor, but were sliced off and replaced by plate glass shop windows.
Continuous shop front fascia over ground floor with cornice [mitred where
former bays were]; 2 separate shops with doors to outsides. Central half-glazed
doorway with narrow over light. Of especial interest are the 3 gabled extensions
at rear (2 at rear of Nos 14 and 16, one at rear of No 12), which have mansard
tiled roofs and pigeon openings in gables.

Listing NGR: ST8727351422

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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