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Lending Library, Trowbridge

Description: Lending Library

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 June 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 314052

OS Grid Reference: ST8540858070
OS Grid Coordinates: 385408, 158070
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3215, -2.2108

Location: 4 Hill Street, Trowbridge, Wiltshire BA14 8LA

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

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Listing Text

(East Side)
ST 8558 4/290 1.6.76. Lending Library

1913, Bankers' Georgian, 3 storeys and cellar mansion in style of Nos 46 and 64
Fore Street. One time Usher's Brewery H.Q. then Council Offices. Brick with rustic
stone basement; stone dressings. 2nd floor cill band, modillion cornice and balustrade.
2 bays set back from main 4 bay section. The former have fill height bow over
entrance with rusticated Ionic doorcase and segmental hood; rusticated doorway
with quadrant recessed jambs and semi circular overlight. Above entrance is a
tripartite window with rusticated columns to pedimented centre light; tripartite
window on 2nd floor with Gibbs surround. Casement windows with eared architraves
on 2nd floor, Gibbs surrounds 1st and ground floors, 1st floor with segmental hoods,
ground floor pedimented.

Listing NGR: ST8540858070

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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