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31, MARKET PLACE

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: 31, MARKET PLACE

List entry Number: 1021742

Location

31, MARKET PLACE

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: 13-Feb-1985

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 314349

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

ST 9063 MELKSHAM MARKET PLACE (west side)

7/132 No 31

GV II

Fire brigade headquarters, now offices, with attached garage to rear. 1847. Ashlar, Welsh slate roof with coped verges and ashlar stacks with moulded capping. 2 storeys, 6 windows. Symmetrical front divided vertically by 4 pilasters, central tall round-arched opening with 6-panelled beaded door and fanlight, either side are two tall round-arched openings with imposts and 8-pane sashes; imposts form string course. First floor has two tall round-arched sashes to each of three bays. Plain frieze, cornice and blocking course. To left is wide ashlar round-arch with imposts connecting to No 31 to Town Hall (q.v.) and forming entry to garage behind, double doors in semi-elliptical arched opening. To rear is 2- storey ashlar wing with 16-pane sashes. Group value with Town Hall

Listing NGR: ST9043563642

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National Grid Reference: ST 90435 63642

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