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Union Street Almshouses, Trowbridge

Description: Union Street Almshouses

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 November 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 314168

OS Grid Reference: ST8567558128
OS Grid Coordinates: 385675, 158128
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3221, -2.2069

Location: Union Street, Trowbridge, Wiltshire BA14 8RU

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

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Listing Text

Nos 1 to 4 (consec)
Union Street Almshouses
ST 8558 5/65A


1861 Tudor vernacular. 2 storeys rubble (brick below loggia). 'L' plan with Nos
18 and 19 Church Street (qv). The main front has a covered porch loggia to 1st
floor, 5 stone arches to ground floor, 5 gables above in partly catslide roof.
Tiled roof, 2 stone ridge stacks with 8 paired chimneys each. 4 ranges of 2 light
casement windows with block surrounds and 4 doors, paired in centre, on each level.
2 gables in right hand block facing Union Street (Vergers' Cottages), with 1 external
stepped chimney stack.

The Union Street Almshouses and street wall with No 9 Union Street, St James' Hall,
Nos 16 to 19 (consec) Church Street and the National Schools form a group.+

Listing NGR: ST8567258123

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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