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53-59, Newtown

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3479 / 51°20'52"N

Longitude: -2.2542 / 2°15'15"W

OS Eastings: 382390

OS Northings: 161006

OS Grid: ST823610

Mapcode National: GBR 1SC.DWP

Mapcode Global: VH96V.WD42

Entry Name: 53-59, Newtown

Listing Date: 7 November 1963

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1036094

English Heritage Legacy ID: 312649

Location: Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire, BA15

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Bradford-on-Avon

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Bradford-on-Avon Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

1. NEWTOWN
5411 (North Side)

Nos 53 to 59 (consec)
ST 8261 1/38 7.11.63.
ST 8260 2/38

II* GV

2.
Row of C17 or early C18 gabled houses, with stone-tiled roofs and eaves
projecting between gables. Windows under wood lintels generally 2-light
wood casements with glazing bars, but some are leaded. Some sash windows.
One house (No 58) with projecting wooden bay on ground floor carried
on wood brackets. Houses are 2 storey - attics and each has a plain square-headed
door opening to side of frontage. Weathered strings at 1st floor and
2nd floor levels and at base of gable pediments. Blocked oval "bulls-eyes"
in most gables. No 53 differs from remainder in being of lower elevation
and in having a central doorway and central gable with 2-light leaded
wooden casement. Other windows are 3-light casements on 1st floor and
4-light casements on ground floor all with moulded stone mullions and
dripmoulds. Grade II* for group value.

Nos 52 to No 62 and 62B (consec) form a group.

Listing NGR: ST8239061006

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

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