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Dursley House, Trowbridge

Description: Dursley House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 November 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 314029

OS Grid Reference: ST8569657262
OS Grid Coordinates: 385696, 157262
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3143, -2.2066

Location: Bramley Lane, Trowbridge, Wiltshire BA14 7AW

Locality: Trowbridge
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA14 7AW

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Listing Text


No 2
ST 8557 11/277

Including No 5 Cherry Gardens (Dursley House). Mid C18 and later. 2 storeys.
Red brick over stone ground floor (to north and 1/2 hipped double roman tile roof.
Central brick stack. 4 glazing bar sashes to 1st floor with stone lintels and
cills; 2 late glazed sashes with slab surrounds on ground floor. Central projecting
later gabled porch. Small attic dormer right of centre. 3 light attic gable end
lights to east and west. Possibly older, lower 2 storey extension to rear with
moulded stone eaves cornice returned and stepped below coped gable. 2 light windows
to right. Moulded doorcase right of centre with modern door. 4 light stone mullion
window with modern casements to left. Leanto on west side with "flying" chimney
stack to south west corner of main house. Home of James Bodman, apparently a small
time clothier and author of "History of Trowbridge" (1814).

Listing NGR: ST8569657262

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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