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Latitude: 51.5618 / 51°33'42"N
Longitude: -1.7893 / 1°47'21"W
OS Eastings: 414703
OS Northings: 184789
OS Grid: SU147847
Mapcode National: GBR YQ2.V3
Mapcode Global: VHB3L.X0YK
Entry Name: 4-34, Faringdon Road
Listing Date: 17 February 1970
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1023499
English Heritage Legacy ID: 318759
Location: Swindon, SN1
Unitary Authority Ward: Central
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
Church of England Parish: Swindon New Town
Church of England Diocese: Bristol
SWINDON FARINGDON ROAD
SU 1484 NE
Nos 4-34 (even Nos)
Terrace of 16 cottages, 1841-53 for GWR. Coursed squared rubble.
Ashlar door and window surrounds, coursed rubble rear walls.
Slate roofs with brick stacks on party walls. Each dwelling
2-storey 1-bay with through side passage, 2 rooms deep. C20
brick lean-to to rear. Low chamfered plinth. C20 15-pane glazed
doors with chamfered surrounds and splayed stops. 4-pane sashes
in chamfered surrounds. No 34 retains original glazing: 12-pane
sashes with margin lights and beaded plank door. This is now the
'Railway Village Museum' and is maintained as a typical railway-
man's house of c.1900. Interior layout modified c.1890 by the
replacement of the rear washhouse and WC with scullery and a new
Listing NGR: SU1467284770
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