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Castle Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Taunton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0155 / 51°0'55"N

Longitude: -3.1037 / 3°6'13"W

OS Eastings: 322671

OS Northings: 124590

OS Grid: ST226245

Mapcode National: GBR M1.J7J1

Mapcode Global: FRA 46DF.DNB

Entry Name: Castle Hotel

Listing Date: 4 June 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1060074

English Heritage Legacy ID: 269651

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

ST 2224 NE 9/5

Castle Hotel



Originally had a frontage to North Street. The Castle Green frontage was at one time Clarke's Hotel. Main stone front to Castle Green is probably late C18, with a bowed crenellated wing at north end. Upper storey is a C20 addition. Rubble with ashlar dressings. Stringcourses. 2 and 3-light windows with mullions and transoms. Leaded casements. The north wing (and Castle Bow) with pointed sash windows and 'Gothic' glazing bars. The central 7 window range is said to have been similarly windowed. Projecting porch with crenellated parapet on entablature with 4 octagonal shafts. Double wooden doors to entrance.

All the listed buildings on Castle Green form a group together with Ina Cottage, Mill Lane.

Listing NGR: ST2255524596

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

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