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The Old Fire Station, Corsham

Description: The Old Fire Station

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 315377

OS Grid Reference: ST8724570613
OS Grid Coordinates: 387245, 170613
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4344, -2.1849

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

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Listing Text

ST 87 70
(south side)
5/349 The Old Fire Station

Fire station, late C19 incorporating C17 or early C18 building,
rubble stone with stone tiled roof. Two-storey with single storey
C19 wing. Main range has east end timber bell turret, C19 openings
below, C19 north side doors and south side 4-light flush bead-
moulded mullion window over 3-light recessed ovolo-moulded window,
both with hoodmoulds. Two west end parallel extensions, south side
ashlar below and red brick above, north side rubble stone, both
with hipped west gables. From south-east angle a later C19
extension with west side coach-doors, window with reused lintel
dated 1709 and projecting gabled coach-house with 2-light reused
recessed cyma-moulded gable window over coach-doors. Included for
group value.

Listing NGR: ST8724570613

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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