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Former Womens Institute tabernacle Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Trowbridge, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3223 / 51°19'20"N

Longitude: -2.2088 / 2°12'31"W

OS Eastings: 385547

OS Northings: 158155

OS Grid: ST855581

Mapcode National: GBR 1ST.0D8

Mapcode Global: VH972.N1N4

Entry Name: Former Womens Institute tabernacle Cottages

Listing Date: 26 November 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1021544

English Heritage Legacy ID: 313919

Location: Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Trowbridge

Built-Up Area: Trowbridge

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Trowbridge St James

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

5411 (North Side)
No 25
(former Women's Institute)
ST 8558 5/181

Including No 1 Tabernacle Cottages. 1871. 2 storeys symetric gabled Gothic lodge
to east of gate screen to the Tabernacle. Built of dressed stone. Large 3 light
1st floor window. Including oculus to south. Through passage door with pointed
arch on ground floor to right. 2 rain water pipes heads dated 18 AD 71 (?) with
animal head spouts in parapet. 2 storey 3 light square bay in angle to south-west
with traceried windows and trefoil panels below 1st floor. The 1st floor of the
west front (No 1 Tabernacle Cottages) projects slightly on modillion string course;
gabled break to right with entrance; gable with shaped kneelers to 1/2 dormer with
2 lancets to left above wide pointed relieving arch of plain stepped lancet triplet
on ground floor. 2 stone octagonal shaft chimneys in concrete pantile roof.

Former Sunday School former 'Institute' to east, The Tabernacle United Reformed
Church and related structures form a group with Nos 24 to 26 (consec) and 2 and
3 Tabernacle Cottages.

Listing NGR: ST8554758155

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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