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2, CANON SQUARE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: 2, CANON SQUARE

List entry Number: 1021695

Location

2, CANON SQUARE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Wiltshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Melksham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 29-Sep-1950

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 314239

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

ST 9063 MELKSHAM CANON SQUARE (north side)

7/21 No 2

29.9.50

GV II

House. Circa C16 to mid C18. Squared rubblestone, stone slate roof, hipped to right. Two parts: C18 block of 2-storeys and attic, 2-windows, with earlier single storey range to left having 2 windows and attic dormers. Entrance door is to left of C18 block; 6-panelled door in cyma moulded architrave with flat stone hood on scroll brackets with acanthus leaf enrichment. To right is 3-light wooden casement. First floor has one 2-light and one 3-light cyma mullioned windows. Moulded eaves cornice with panelled blocking course. C20 hipped dormer to roof. Right return continues with four 2-light cyma mullioned windows and same blocking course above eaves cornice, inserted door to ground floor has margin lights. Range to left has two 3-light cyma mullioned windows with one blocked 5-light beaded mullioned window in between. Low pitched roof has two 5-light wooden casements to hipped dormers. Interior: Room to right of door has fielded panelling of early C18. Room to left of door has deep chamfered beams with stops and large stone Tudor fireplace with roll moulding. Single storey range to left contains two cruck trusses, former open hall. (Unpublished material of Wiltshire Buildings Record).

Listing NGR: ST9033163812

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National Grid Reference: ST9033163812

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