BATH ROAD MUSEUM APSLEY HOUSE AND GATE PIERS

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1023456

Date first listed: 02-Oct-1951

Statutory Address: BATH ROAD MUSEUM APSLEY HOUSE AND GATE PIERS, BATH ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address: BATH ROAD MUSEUM APSLEY HOUSE AND GATE PIERS, BATH ROAD

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

District: Swindon (Unitary Authority)

National Grid Reference: SU 15504 83785

Summary

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History

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Details

SU 1583 NE; 8/7

SWINDON, BATH ROAD (north side), Bath Road Museum, Apsley House and gate piers

02.10.51

GV

II

House, now Museum. c1830-40. Ashlar Bath stone, slate roof. Central stack. 2-storey front block, split to three storeys at rear. Two bays, with central hallway to rear stair. Two rooms deep. Connection to late C20 extension on right. Ground floor rusticated without perpends between end pilasters. Central entrance Greek Doric portico with crested entablature on wide stepped podium. Semicircular fanlight with coloured glass. Round-headed full-height windows, margin-glazed with etched flashed glass. Simple lugged architraves to first floor windows, 12-pane sashes with margin glazing. Recessed panel below reeded. Centre bay broken forward. Cornice and parapet with acroteriae. Facade has contemporary extension left. INTERIOR: Groined vault in hallway. Reception room right has plaster cornice. Stacks to rear walls. Stair with three straight balusters per tread. Rusticated gatepiers to forecourt with anthemion block cappings.

Listing NGR: SU1550483785

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 318661

Legacy System: LBS

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