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Public House public Library

A Grade II Listed Building in Taunton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0145 / 51°0'52"N

Longitude: -3.1044 / 3°6'15"W

OS Eastings: 322622

OS Northings: 124479

OS Grid: ST226244

Mapcode National: GBR M1.J7BY

Mapcode Global: FRA 46DF.DF3

Plus Code: 9C3R2V7W+Q6

Entry Name: Public House public Library

Listing Date: 4 July 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1060039

English Heritage Legacy ID: 269667

Location: Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA1

County: Somerset

Electoral Ward/Division: Taunton Manor and Wilton

Built-Up Area: Taunton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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(South Side)
Public Library
ST 2224 SE 11/190


1904 by Colbourne, Little and Goodson, Extended 1913 in a similar style (see date
stone to rear on Bath Place), Neo-Tudor style, 2 storeys red sand-stone with
pale dressings. Parapet with central gable, diamond motifs suspended from capping.
Some imitation corbelling, 3 main windows of 5 mullioned lights divided by smaller
openings. Central oriel over entrance. Paired buttresses to ground floor. 5
light windows to left and right divided by single lights. Entrance with ogee moulded
top and double wooden doors. Canted bay through both storeys to right. Extensions
of 1911 also included.

All the listed buildings (except No 34 and the Dragon Book Shop and Wall) in Bath
Place and Corporation Street form a group.

Listing NGR: ST2262224479

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