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Verger's Cottage, Trowbridge

Description: Verger's Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 November 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 314209

OS Grid Reference: ST8584658383
OS Grid Coordinates: 385846, 158383
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3244, -2.2045

Location: 18 York Buildings, Trowbridge, Wiltshire BA14 8PT

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

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Listing Text

ST8558 5/420 No 19 Vicarage

No 19 Vicarage shal1 be amended to read:

No 19 (Verger's Cottage).


No 19
ST 8558 5/420


Circa 1868-70. Probably by William Smith the local architect. 2 storey, angled
elevation. Diluted Gothick style. ? large gables flanking smaller gable with
weatherboard over entrance. Roughfaced rubble with projecting plinth quoins and
chamfered string over ground floor. Central 1st floor window in square gabled
ashlar oriel over doorway. 3 pointed windows on 1st floor. 2 lights with roundel
above. Two 3 light windows on ground floor with shouldered lintels. Doorway flanked
by 2 narrow similar lights on corners of angle. Pointed doorway flanked by engaged
columns on high bases to brackets supporting oriel.

Nos 4 to 6 (consec) and Nos 8 to 18 (consec) York Buildings, form a group with
gates to St Thomas's Church, No 19 The Vicarage and 2 lamp standards to north west
and south west, Nos 4 to 6 (consec) and Nos 8 to 18 (consec) being buildings of
local interest.

Listing NGR: ST8584658383

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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