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Castle House, Trowbridge

Description: Castle House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 December 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 313898

OS Grid Reference: ST8561657877
OS Grid Coordinates: 385616, 157877
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3198, -2.2078

Location: Castle Street, Trowbridge, Wiltshire BA14 8AX

Locality: Trowbridge
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA14 8AX

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Listing Text

(East Side)
No 62, (Castle House)
ST 8557 7/4 29.12.50. No 62, (Castle House)

Circa 1796. Right hand part 2 storey. Left hand part 3 storey. Ashlar stone
front on projecting double stepped plinth. Side piers and cill bands form rectangular
compartments on each floor. 3 storey part has 2 windows to 1st and 2nd floors
and 3 windows to ground floor (1 blind with sash rebate). Moulded cornice and
parapet with moulded coping. The right hand part projects as angular bay with
3 windows on 1st floor, 2 on ground floor, and 6-panel central door with arched
fanlight of curved and circular pattern, stone architrave on moulded springers
and doorhead flanked by Doric pilasters, all set in a recess, approached by 4 steps.
Fine wrought iron work now destroyed.

Nos 51 to 60 (consec) 60A and 61B form a group with No 62 (Castle House) and
Court House. No 51 is of local interest,

Listing NGR: ST8561657877

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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