Former Womens Institute tabernacle Cottages, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14 (Grade II)

Former Womens Institute tabernacle Cottages is a grade two (II) listed building in Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14. It was first listed in 1976.

About Former Womens Institute tabernacle Cottages

CHURCH STREET 1. 5411 (North Side) No 25 (former Women’s Institute) ST 8558 5/181 II GV



Including No 1 Tabernacle Cottages. 1871. 2 storeys symetric gabled Gothic lodge to east of gate screen to the Tabernacle. Built of dressed stone. Large 3 light 1st floor window. Including oculus to south. Through passage door with pointed arch on ground floor to right. 2 rain water pipes heads dated 18 AD 71 (?) with animal head spouts in parapet. 2 storey 3 light square bay in angle to south-west with traceried windows and trefoil panels below 1st floor. The 1st floor of the west front (No 1 Tabernacle Cottages) projects slightly on modillion string course; gabled break to right with entrance; gable with shaped kneelers to 1/2 dormer with 2 lancets to left above wide pointed relieving arch of plain stepped lancet triplet on ground floor. 2 stone octagonal shaft chimneys in concrete pantile roof.



Former Sunday School former ‘Institute’ to east, The Tabernacle United Reformed Church and related structures form a group with Nos 24 to 26 (consec) and 2 and 3 Tabernacle Cottages.


Where is Former Womens Institute tabernacle Cottages?

Former Womens Institute tabernacle Cottages is located on Tabernacle Cottages, 1, Church Street, in Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14.


Key Facts

Grid ReferenceST 85547 58155
Easting, Northing385547, 158155.36084
Latitude, Longitude51.322315, -2.208792
Grade listingII (two)
English Heritage List Entry Number1021544
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