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No 46 (Market Place Block)

A Grade II Listed Building in Highworth, Swindon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6307 / 51°37'50"N

Longitude: -1.7094 / 1°42'33"W

OS Eastings: 420213

OS Northings: 192476

OS Grid: SU202924

Mapcode National: GBR 4TL.LNG

Mapcode Global: VHC0Q.B85Q

Entry Name: No 46 (Market Place Block)

Listing Date: 26 January 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1184973

English Heritage Legacy ID: 318433

Location: Highworth, Swindon, SN6

County: Swindon

Civil Parish: Highworth

Built-Up Area: Highworth

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Highworth with Sevenhampton and Inglesham

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


1.
5410 HIGHWORTH HIGH STREET
(north side)
No 46 (Market Place
block)
SU 2092 SW 18/306 26.1.55

II GV

2.
Early C19 front to Market Place projecting from mid C17 building. Formerly
Holy Lamb public house. Front 2 storeys rubble with brick quoins and quoined
brick dressings. Low pitched stone tile roof, hipped. Six glazing bar sash
windows on first floor, one on ground floor. Shop front centre right. Six
panel door to left of centre, the door and adjacent window with stone lintels
The older part is behind and quite visible. Two and a half storeys with 2
gabled dormers and stone tile roof. Large chimney stack to left with 2 diagonal
brick shafts on weathered and stepped stone base. A further brick chimney,
off ridge, to right hand gable. On right hand gable the front is joined to
an older 2 storey extension. Also on this gable a panel with faded and illegible
date (looks surprisingly like A.D.1566) and an unusual device possibly a woolmark.
Two storey extension to north-east.


Listing NGR: SU2021592477

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