2 And 3 Sheep Street

Date:
21 Aug 1999
Location:
2 And 3 Sheep Street, Highworth, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN6 7AA
Reference:
IOE01/00267/27
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

1.

5410 HIGHWORTH SHEEP STREET (north side) Nos 2 and 3 26.1.55 SU 2092 SW 18/325

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2. One building, probably mid C18 altered; much older site. Two and a half storeys, 5 bays. Rubble with flush ashlar quoins and quoined dressings. Coved cornice with moulded cornice to eaves. Stone tile roof with 2 gabled dormers and 2 ridge chimneys, one to right hand gable with weathered base and brick block cornice. Glazing bar sash windows in flush moulded frames. On ground floor, 2 Edwardian large 4 window square bays, a wide segmental archway (traces of painted sign ".... Smith, Dealer, Foreign Spirits,") arch has key and chamfered corners. Door to right of this. Window beyond this has loose ashlar block near it dated "E.W.1763".

Listing NGR: SU2023692504

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Gigg_Melvyn IOE Records for Gigg, Melvyn; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Melvyn Gigg. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Gigg, Melvyn

Rights Holder: Gigg, Melvyn

Keywords

Ashlar, Rubble, Stone, Georgian House, Monument <By Form>, Domestic, Dwelling, Date Stone, Commemorative, Commemorative Stone, Commemorative Monument