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40 and 40a, High Street, Highworth

Description: 40 and 40a, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 318426

OS Grid Reference: SU2016292472
OS Grid Coordinates: 420162, 192472
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6307, -1.7101

Location: High Street, Highworth, Swindon SN6 7AQ

Locality: Highworth
County: Swindon
Country: England
Postcode: SN6 7AQ

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Listing Text

(north side)
Nos 40 and 40A
(formerly listed
as No 40)
SU 2092 SW 18/303 26.1.55


Early-mid C18 corner block with hipped roof to corner. Faces High Street
and Market Place. Two and a half storeys. Painted brick, No 40 rendered.
No 40A has chamfered stone quoins. Brick flat arches to first floor, glazing
bar sash windows in flush moulded frames, 3 to High Street, 7 to Market Place.
No 40 has 2 on ground floor. Rest have early C20 shop fronts with moulded
cornices and awnings. No 40 has 8 panel central door with narrow overlight.
Traces of band over ground floor near corner. Bold modillion eaves cornice.
Slate roof to High Street, stone slates to Market Place. Gabled dormers,
one to High Street, 4 to Market Place. Half hipped gabled extensions to rear.

Listing NGR: SU2015992480

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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