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Premises of Holdoway and Sons (Former Union Workhouse)

A Grade II Listed Building in Westbury, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.2566 / 51°15'23"N

Longitude: -2.1918 / 2°11'30"W

OS Eastings: 386713

OS Northings: 150840

OS Grid: ST867508

Mapcode National: GBR 1TL.4PQ

Mapcode Global: VH978.YPN2

Entry Name: Premises of Holdoway and Sons (Former Union Workhouse)

Listing Date: 31 March 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1180652

English Heritage Legacy ID: 313104

Location: Westbury, Wiltshire, BA13

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Westbury

Built-Up Area: Westbury (Wiltshire)

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Westbury

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

(East Side)
Premises of Holdoway and Sons
(Former Union Workhouse)
ST 8650 5/137


Early C19 adaptation of later C18 front range. 3 storeys with 2 storey wing
to right and single storey wing to left. Red brick with stone band over ground
floor of main part and hipped slate roofs. Main part has 5 ranges of windows,
centre 3 break forward slightly (plank shutters on 1st floor). Glazing bar
windows, casements on 2nd floor, sashes to rest. Later central gabled brick
porch with footstones, coped verges and flanking foot scrapers; clock in gable,
segmental entrance arch with stone key and pointed side windows. 2 storey
wing has 3 ranges of segmental headed glazing bar sashes with stone keys.
Left hand wing has 3 ranges of windows with segmental heads (also glazing
bar sashes). Main part has 5 window extension to rear, the 4th bay a very
wide angled 3 storey bay repeated on both sides of extension. Dwarf reverse
quadrant walls with arrowhead railings and central gates with cast iron piers.
End piers stone with moulded caps.

Listing NGR: ST8671350840

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