Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1021742

Date first listed: 13-Feb-1985

Statutory Address: 31, MARKET PLACE


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Statutory Address: 31, MARKET PLACE

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

District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Melksham

National Grid Reference: ST 90435 63642


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7/132 No 31


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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Legacy System number: 314349

Legacy System: LBS

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