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Now Fire and Emergency Services Depot (Formerly Gwr School)

A Grade II Listed Building in Central, Swindon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5612 / 51°33'40"N

Longitude: -1.7938 / 1°47'37"W

OS Eastings: 414388

OS Northings: 184722

OS Grid: SU143847

Mapcode National: GBR YPF.NB

Mapcode Global: VHB3L.V1J0

Entry Name: Now Fire and Emergency Services Depot (Formerly Gwr School)

Listing Date: 23 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1283807

English Heritage Legacy ID: 318715

Location: Swindon, SN1

County: Swindon

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Built-Up Area: Swindon

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

CHURCH PLACE
SU 1484 NW SWINDON
(north side)
5/55
Now fire and emergency services
depot (formerly GWR School)
II

School, now fire and emergency services depot. c1845, by Moffatt
and Scott. Rock-faced snecked rubble in black mortar, with ashlar
limestone quoins. Slate roof with apex rooflights. Single storey,
4 bays of paired shouldered lights. Slightly projecting stacks
diminishing at eaves offsets.


Listing NGR: SU1438884722

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