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BARFORD HOUSE

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: BARFORD HOUSE

List entry Number: 1252314

Location

BARFORD HOUSE, 35, ST JOHN'S STREET

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

County:

District: Wiltshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Devizes

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 07-Sep-1970

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 435302

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

1. 1042 ST JOHN'S STREET (West Side)

No 35 (Barford House) SU 0061 3a/66 7.9.70.

II* GV

2. C18. Tall 3-storey building of chequer brick on moulded stone plinth with narrow red brick vertical dressing to windows. Rusticated stone pilasters, whole height, at angles and framing central bay. Moulded and bracketed cornice, brick parapet with moulded stone coping and stone blocks over pilasters. Hipped slate roof. 5 windows to upper floors. 4 windows on ground floor and central door of 6 fielded panels with rectangular fanlight, 4 oval panes, in stone bolection architrave surround, with carved scroll brackets supporting stone cornice and broken pediment with central ball. All windows have bolection surrounds and stone sills. Ground and 1st floor windows have additional curved frieze and cornice. Very fine front.

Nos 23 to 41 (consec) and the part of the National Westminster Old Bank in Market Place form a very fine group.



Listing NGR: SU0042261381

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National Grid Reference: SU 00422 61384

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