History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

British Rail Engineering Limited Swindon Works no 20 Shop (Old R Shop)

A Grade II Listed Building in Mannington and Western, Swindon

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5629 / 51°33'46"N

Longitude: -1.7949 / 1°47'41"W

OS Eastings: 414314

OS Northings: 184905

OS Grid: SU143849

Mapcode National: GBR YP5.G5

Mapcode Global: VHB3D.TZZ9

Entry Name: British Rail Engineering Limited Swindon Works no 20 Shop (Old R Shop)

Listing Date: 18 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1355878

English Heritage Legacy ID: 318808

Location: Swindon, SN2

County: Swindon

Local Authority Ward: Mannington and Western

Built-Up Area: Swindon

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Swindon St Augustine

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

Find accommodation in
Stratton Saint Margaret

Listing Text

SWINDON RODBOURNE ROAD
SU 1484 NW
BREL: Swindon Works
5/146
No 20 Shop (Old R Shop)
18.5.84
GV II

Machine shop, now wheel shop. The building is infill among earlier buildings thus
some of its exterior wall is borrowed and in stone, and some in contemporary
brickwork.
Internally, all iron construction with partly glazed roof. 3 rows of cast iron
columns, each of 19 columns and roof construction of wrought iron. One of an
important group of Victorian industrial buildings at the GWR works.


Listing NGR: SU1431484905

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

Selected Sources

Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.