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The Old Fire Station

A Grade II Listed Building in Corsham, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4344 / 51°26'3"N

Longitude: -2.1849 / 2°11'5"W

OS Eastings: 387245

OS Northings: 170613

OS Grid: ST872706

Mapcode National: GBR 1RH.0F7

Mapcode Global: VH96J.26TR

Entry Name: The Old Fire Station

Listing Date: 1 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1198895

English Heritage Legacy ID: 315377

Location: Corsham, Wiltshire, SN13

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Corsham

Built-Up Area: Corsham

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Greater Corsham

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

CORSHAM PRIORY STREET
ST 87 70
(south side)
5/349 The Old Fire Station
GV II

Fire station, late C19 incorporating C17 or early C18 building,
rubble stone with stone tiled roof. Two-storey with single storey
C19 wing. Main range has east end timber bell turret, C19 openings
below, C19 north side doors and south side 4-light flush bead-
moulded mullion window over 3-light recessed ovolo-moulded window,
both with hoodmoulds. Two west end parallel extensions, south side
ashlar below and red brick above, north side rubble stone, both
with hipped west gables. From south-east angle a later C19
extension with west side coach-doors, window with reused lintel
dated 1709 and projecting gabled coach-house with 2-light reused
recessed cyma-moulded gable window over coach-doors. Included for
group value.


Listing NGR: ST8724570613

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