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Description: Ockwells Glove Factory
Date Listed: 25 August 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 317833
OS Grid Reference: SU1001993517
OS Grid Coordinates: 410019, 193517
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6404, -1.8566
SU 19 SW CRICKLADE HIGH STREET
13/183 No. 113 (Ockwells Glove Factory)
Town hall, 1861, replacing C16 raised town hall in centre of High
Street. Now Glove factory. Squared limestone rubble, Welsh slate
roof. Two storeys, 3 bays. Central arched carriage entrance with
4-panel gates folding back into wall rebates. To left, shop window
with central entrance and cornice, and glazed central door. To
right and above rendered plat band, 20-pane sash windows. Boxed
eaves and central statue of Ceres and datestone 1861. Ashlar gable
stacks. Figure is reputed to come from the Great Exhibition of
Listing NGR: SU1003393519
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Source: English Heritage
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