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No 16 and 16a. Front Garden Wall, Westbury

Description: No 16 and 16a. Front Garden Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 December 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 313178

OS Grid Reference: ST8647350201
OS Grid Coordinates: 386473, 150201
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2508, -2.1952

Location: Westbury Leigh, Westbury, Wiltshire BA13 3SA

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

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Listing Text

(North-West Side)
29.12.50. No. 16 and 16A
Front garden wall
ST 8650 5/56


Probably an early Cl9 reproduction of No 18 adjoining (q.v). 2 storeys.
Brick on stone plinth. Chamfered stone quoins. Walls carried up to parapet
with stone coping. Slate roof, hipped to left, with end brick chimneys.
4 arched sash window on 1st floor in stone architrave surrounds with moulded
stone cills; glazing has central division. 2 wide segmental headed 2 light
casements on ground floor, brick arched heads with stone key blocks, and central
arched doorway with moulded stone architrave, plain springers and key block,
the arch is 2 centred. The doorway is entered below road level, 5 steps down.
Gabled return to right with similar articulation plus an oculus with architrave
in gable. Dwarf wall across front. Brick with stone coping and simple foliate
head railings. Taller end parts of wall ramped up to gatepiers. Latter square,
stone built and panelled; about 8 ft high with wide cap moulding and heavy

Listing NGR: ST8647350201

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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