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19 and 21, High Street

A Grade II* Listed Building in Sherston, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5715 / 51°34'17"N

Longitude: -2.2135 / 2°12'48"W

OS Eastings: 385297

OS Northings: 185872

OS Grid: ST852858

Mapcode National: GBR 1PP.K5N

Mapcode Global: VH95Q.LR4M

Entry Name: 19 and 21, High Street

Listing Date: 12 December 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1023244

English Heritage Legacy ID: 318123

Location: Sherston, Wiltshire, SN16

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Sherston

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Sherston Magna

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

ST 8485-8585
8/126
12.12.51


SHERSTON
HIGH STREET
(west side)
Nos 19 and 21


GV
II*


Section of former Swan Inn, now 2 separate dwellings. Late C16, restored in the C19 and altered in the C20. Squared and coursed rubble with flush rusticated dressed stone quoins, dressed stone to windows, wooden lintels and gabled stone slate roof with 3 stone stacks. Two dwellings parallel to market place with Old Swan House (q.v.) to rear forming L-shaped plan. Two-storey, 4-window east front. No 19 to right has a 3-light chamfered cross-mullion with small leaded pane casements and hoodmould to ground floor right, large 3-light plate glass window with flush cambered-headed strainer arch above to left and 2-light chamfered mullions to upper floor. Central part glazed C20 door and further doorway to left with Tudor arch and plank door with glazed panel. No 21 to left has 3-light late C19 wooden cross-mullion windows to ground floor with flush cambered-headed strainer arches above and stone mullions to upper floor: 2-light to left and 5-light cross-mullion to right with hoodmould. Central panelled door with top 2 panels glazed. Interior. No 19 has circular newel staircase; roof structure renewed and heightened in the C19. No 21 has been extensively renovated. (N. Pevsner, The Buildings of England: Wiltshire, 1975)


Listing NGR: ST8529785872

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