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16 and 18, Pickwick, Corsham

Description: 16 and 18, Pickwick

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 315331

OS Grid Reference: ST8639170652
OS Grid Coordinates: 386391, 170652
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4347, -2.1971

Location: Bath Road, Corsham, Wiltshire SN13 0HZ

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

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Listing Text

ST 86 70
(south side)
4/303 Nos. 16 and 18
(Formerly listed as separate items)

Two houses, formerly three, early to mid C18, painted ashlar to
front, rubble stone elsewhere, stone-tiled roofs, 'L'-plan. Front
range, No 18, is 2-storey and attic with coped west gable, west end
stack and rear wall stack to left. Hipped 6-9-6 pane dormer. Main
wall with plinth and band, 3 first floor 12-pane sashes in raised
moulded surrounds, ground floor 6-panel door with hood on brackets,
small 6-pane window to right, 12-pane sash to left, all in
unmoulded surrounds. To left, framed plank door to through passage
in moulded flush surround with hood on brackets. Rear wall has
blocked upper window similar to first floor front. Large stone
fireplace on rear wall, left side. Three-storey rear wing, one-
window range of painted rubble stone to No 18, 3-window range to No
16. No 18 has flush bead-moulded 3-light windows to each floor,
larger and with flat dripstone to ground floor, moulded dripstone
to first floor. Framed plank door to right with hood on brackets.
Oval light on rear west wall. No 16 has north end stack, upper
floor pair of small 12-pane sashes with blocked window to right,
and 2-light and 3-light flush cyma-moulded original windows to
first and ground floors, 2-light to left, 3-light to right, both
blocked to first floor with inserted central 12-pane sash. Ground
floor central 4-panel door with hood on scrolled brackets.
Dripcourse over ground floor cut back except over right side
window. Rendered and ochre washed south end wall. Rear wall has
2-light recessed ovolo-moulded window to first and second floors.
Stone fireplaces to first and second floors, north end.

Listing NGR: ST8639170652

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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