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The Old Bank House, Corsham

Description: The Old Bank House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 315242

OS Grid Reference: ST8725070556
OS Grid Coordinates: 387250, 170556
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4339, -2.1848

Location: High Street, Corsham, Wiltshire SN13 0EZ

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

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Listing Text

ST 8770
(west side)
5/215 No 61 (The Old Bank House)

House, C17 altered in early to mid C18, rubble stone with stone
tiled roof and end wall stacks. Two-and-a-half storeys, 5-window
range. Three coped dormer gables with saddlestones and parapets
between, apparently built up later, and three 2-light recessed
cyma-moulded mullion windows with hoodmoulds and small-paned
lights. Main floors have raised plinth, raised ashlar angle strips
and dripcourse over first floor. Five first floor large 12-pane
sashes in raised moulded surrounds, 4 ground floor plate glass
sashes in narrower segmental-headed raised surrounds with keystones
and central door in moulded architrave with pediment on console
brackets. Six-panel door. Large ashlar paired rear wings with 16-
pane sash windows.
Interior has fielded panelled shutters and window seats, fielded
panelled doors and C17 stair to first floor with scratch moulded
rail and newels with acorn finials.

Listing NGR: ST8725070556

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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