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Carriage Works No 7 Shop

A Grade II Listed Building in Central, Swindon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5629 / 51°33'46"N

Longitude: -1.7919 / 1°47'30"W

OS Eastings: 414518

OS Northings: 184915

OS Grid: SU145849

Mapcode National: GBR YPP.MJ

Mapcode Global: VHB3D.WZJ7

Entry Name: Carriage Works No 7 Shop

Listing Date: 23 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1023506

English Heritage Legacy ID: 318781

Location: Swindon, SN1

County: Swindon

Locality: Central

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Swindon New Town

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

LONDON STREET
SU 1484 NE SWINDON
(north side)
6/120 Carriage works No. 7 shop
GV II

Carriage works, now industrial workshops. 1870-80 for GWR. Rock-faced
snecked Fox's wood rubblewith Bath stone quoins, strings and window
dressings. Slate roofs with apex glazing and ventilation cowls.
Street elevation of 15 bays in 5 groups of 3, 2 storeys, ground on
cast iron columns. First floor brick segmental window heads, also
with corniced keystones and multiple pivot lights. Glazed doors to
ground level.
Internally; ground level iron joists on cast iron columns, carrying
brick segmental vaults. Upper floor 8 bays of cast iron round
section keeled stanchions, lugged at storey heights and carrying I-
section plates and light steel angle trusses. 6 panes. Similar
columns placed intermediate on external side walls. Wall to London
Street adjoins No. 8 shop to right and trimming shop on Emlyn
Square on left.


Listing NGR: SU1451884915

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