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Somerset House

A Grade II Listed Building in Taunton, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0167 / 51°1'0"N

Longitude: -3.1017 / 3°6'6"W

OS Eastings: 322815

OS Northings: 124726

OS Grid: ST228247

Mapcode National: GBR M1.J808

Mapcode Global: FRA 46DF.FF6

Entry Name: Somerset House

Listing Date: 4 July 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1060015

English Heritage Legacy ID: 269802

Location: Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA1

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Town: Taunton Deane

Electoral Ward/Division: Taunton Manor and Wilton

Built-Up Area: Taunton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

1. MIDDLE STREET
5365
(South Side)
Somerset House
ST 2224 NE 9/127

II GV


2.
On the corner with Whirligig Lane. About 1340/5D. 2 storeys. Stucco. Tudor
Gothic detail. Left side of front comes forward. Slate roof with gable to left,
eaves. Quatrefoil in oculus to gable. Sill band. Angle buttresses to ground floor
on left. Plinth, large 3-light window with mullions and transoms in projecting
section to left, subsidiary single lights to left and right. 3 windows of 2 and
3 lights to right hand section (l'wilxiow blocked). Hoodmoulds, casements with
horizontal glazing bars. Entrance to left flanked by single lancets with hoodmoulds.
Flattened pointed arch with rectangular hoodmould, carved spandrels and double
wooden doors.

All the listed buildings on south side of Middle Street form a good group with
Nos 13 Canon Street.


Listing NGR: ST2281524727

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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