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The Masonic Hall, Corsham

Description: The Masonic Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 315322

OS Grid Reference: ST8631370624
OS Grid Coordinates: 386313, 170624
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4345, -2.1983

Location: Bath Road, Corsham, Wiltshire SN13 0JB

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

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Listing Text

ST 8670
(north side)
4/294 The Masonic Hall

Masonic Hall, 2 bays of 3-bay later C18 house (third bay part of No
41a q.v.) with attached hall behind, possibly C18 altered in early
to mid C19. House range is ochre-washed rubble stone with stone
tiled roof, 2-storeys with flush cyma-moulded 2-light window over
6-panel door to right, former centre bay of house, dripstone over
door. To left, projecting hipped-roofed section with 2-light flush
cyma-moulded window to east side over flush-panelled door in
architrave with large open pedimented hood on brackets. Masonic
symbol under pediment. Renewed 2-light window to right. Hall
range runs west from rear north-west angle, rubble stone with stone
tiles, one buttress, moulded C19 Gothic two-light window with
pointed lights and circular-section mouldings. Painted glass with
river scene and birds. To right, clock in moulded circular frame.
Similar C19 Gothic window to west end with 2-light C18 flush cyma-
moulded window in apex. North side two 2-light C18 windows at
upper level and central C19 Gothic window. Said to have been a
billiard room for Beechfield House (q.v.).

Listing NGR: ST8631370624

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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