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52, High Street, Corsham

Description: 52, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 315211

OS Grid Reference: ST8725070473
OS Grid Coordinates: 387250, 170473
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4331, -2.1848

Location: High Street, Corsham, Wiltshire SN13 0HF

Locality: Corsham
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN13 0HF

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Listing Text

ST 8770
(east side)
5/184 No 52

House, early to mid C18, painted ashlar with stone tiled roof.
Two storeys. Quoin pilasters, full height to left, to first floor
only on right. Coved eaves cornice breaking forward at angles and
over keystones of 3 irregularly spaced first floor windows in
moulded segmental-headed architraves. Twelve-pane sashes to outer
windows, blank centre, moulded sills. Ground floor has 44-pane
shop window with quoin pilaster to right and door in flush moulded
surround with moulded course over at right end. Rear wing with
east end stack and lower range beyond. Internal evidence of
raised roof suggests refronting of earlier range. Formerly door
gave access to through passage and shop was double fronted.
Property is mentioned in a 1761 will of J. Rogers.

Listing NGR: ST8725070473

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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