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24, Warminster Road, Westbury

Description: 24, Warminster Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 December 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 313168

OS Grid Reference: ST8724151104
OS Grid Coordinates: 387241, 151104
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2590, -2.1842

Location: 20 A350, Westbury, Wiltshire BA13 3PE

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

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Listing Text

(North-West Side)
No 24
ST 8751 SW 4/45 29.12.50.


C19 early. 3 storeys, ashlar Bath stone, projecting plinth, ground and 1st
floors divided by 6 incised panelled pilasters with moulded caps supporting
plain frieze, moulded cornice, and blocking course. The 2nd floor is divided
by narrower, similar pilasters each with carved stele at base, plain frieze,
small moulded cornice, blocking course with panelled blocks over pilasters
each surmounted by delicately carved antefixae. Slate roof. 5 square windows
on 2nd floor [blocked]. 5 windows in rectangular recesses on 1st floor with
cills carried across between the pilasters. Glazing bar sashes. 1 window
in arched recess to right hand on ground floor. Doorway in arched recess
under 2nd 1st floor window from right hand 3-large-panelled door within with
h incised line and key patterns in each corner. Plain rectangular fanlight
over, now set back, revealing enriched cornice of hall. Rest of ground floor
has modern verandah obscuring the design of the building which is a good example
of its period. Cast iron arrow head rails, dog rails and gate to the 2 right
hand bays. To rear: Brick elevation with stone strings, cornice and cope
to parapet. 3 windows, glazing bar sashes, single hung on 2nd floor, tripartite
on 1st and ground floors, segmental overarches to ground floor, with central
doorway having sidelights and marginal glazing in overlight. Basement.

Listing NGR: ST8724151104

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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