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Corner Block of Former Usher's Brewery Between Nos 68 and 70, Trowbridge

Description: Corner Block of Former Usher's Brewery Between Nos 68 and 70

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 November 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 314014

OS Grid Reference: ST8548358064
OS Grid Coordinates: 385483, 158064
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3215, -2.2097

Location: Wicker Hill, Trowbridge, Wiltshire BA14 8HQ

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

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Listing Text

(North West Side)
Corner block of former
Usher's Brewery
between Nos 68 and 70
ST 8558 4/263

1915 Brewer's Baroque by W. W. Snailum. Corner pavilion to large brewery jutting
out slightly. Ashlar built with ornate pedimented fronts of 1 bay to south and
west. Pedimented breaks to south and west with rustic quoins capped by fluted
brackets to corner bands and supporting paired rustic pilasters having fruit and
flower sculpture. Modillion cornice and open pediments. Blind keyed oculus to
each pediment with flanking fruit and flower carving swagged across top of giant
architrave to 1st and 2nd floor windows. Pitched path pavement from here to No
8 Wicker Hill. Listed for group value.

Nos 65 to 68 (consec), Nos 70 to 73 (consec), railings and gates to Nos 68 and
70, dwarf stone wall to No 72, No 64 (Lloyds Bank) and Usher's Brewery Corner Block,
form an outstanding group with No 8 and premises occupied by K.J. Lestor to south
west of No 8 Wicker Hill.

Listing NGR: ST8547958060

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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