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Longfield House, Trowbridge

Description: Longfield House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 December 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 314091

OS Grid Reference: ST8564757521
OS Grid Coordinates: 385647, 157521
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3166, -2.2073

Location: A361, Trowbridge, Wiltshire BA14 8BG

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

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Listing Text

(South East Side)
Longfield House
ST 8557 7/39 29.12.50.

Late C18 with early C19 additions. 2 storeys and attic. Ashlar stone on projecting
plinth. String at 1st floor level. Rusticated angle pilasters. Moulded cornice
and parapet with projecting coping. Slate roof. 3 windows, glazing bar sashes
4 panes wide, with moulded jambs and voussoir heads on 1st floor. 2 similar windows
on ground floor. Central 6 panel door with arched radiating fanlight and in delicate
stone Doric porch of 2 columns, wall pilasters and entablature with architrave
enriched with key pattern ornament, pulvinated frieze and small cornice; glazed
roof; all approached by 4 steps. Wrought iron dog gates to door. Early C19 extension
wing projecting to left, 3 arched windows with raised stone surround and key blocks.
Also rustic quoins.

Listing NGR: ST8564757521

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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