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Nos 1-23 (Consecutive) and Yard Walls, Swindon

Description: Nos 1-23 (Consecutive) and Yard Walls

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 February 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 318826

OS Grid Reference: SU1452084666
OS Grid Coordinates: 414520, 184666
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5607, -1.7919

Location: Taunton Street, Swindon SN1 5EE

Locality: Swindon
County: Swindon
Country: England
Postcode: SN1 5EE

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Listing Text

SU 1484 NW
SU 1484 NE (north side)
5/165 6/164 Nos. 1-23 (consecutive) and
yard walls

Terrace of 24 cottages, 1850-53, for Great Western Railway Company.
Coursed rubble limestone, slate roof with 4-flue brick stacks on
party walls. 2-storey. Nos. 1, 2 and 19 to 23, 2 bays, Nos. 3 to
18 single bay cottages, all 2 rooms deep with lean-to stair at
rear. C20 additions in walled rear yards. Ground floor openings
with segmental pointed brick arches, 12-pane casements in deep
painted reveals. 1970's door inset on splay wth 15-paned light to
left room in double units. Upper floor 4-pane casements, all with
stone sills. Rear walls of yards red brick with blue hogs-back
copings and boarded gates. Identical to Nos. 5-27 Exeter Street
(q.v.). Extensively renovated c1974.

Listing NGR: SU1455284689

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Source: English Heritage

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