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Latitude: 51.3217 / 51°19'18"N
Longitude: -2.2112 / 2°12'40"W
OS Eastings: 385376
OS Northings: 158090
OS Grid: ST853580
Mapcode National: GBR 1SS.5RF
Mapcode Global: VH972.M1CL
Entry Name: 12, Hill Street
Listing Date: 29 December 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1021609
English Heritage Legacy ID: 314053
Location: Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14
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
ST 8558 4/33 29.12.50.
Early C19 front to older site; built for William Whitaker, a wealthy clothier.
2 storey and attic. Bath stone. Projecting plinth. Band at 1st floor level and
sill string; moulded cornice to parapet with moulded coping. Asbestos slate roof
with off ridge brick chimney and 3 dormers. Slight central break with pediment.
Glazing bar sash windows, 5 on 1st floor, 4 on ground flow. Central 6 panel door,
upper panels glazed, in stone doorcase of architrave, plain outer surround and
cornice on console brackets. Panelled frieze between brackets. Conical fluted
lead rainwater head to right. Rounded corner to right, of English bond brickwork,
gable attic light with plain stone band over. The interior somewhat dismantled
as offices and warehouse, but retains square oak staircase. The courtyard at the
rear now covered in.
Listing NGR: ST8536858089
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