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Claremont Crescent, anchor Head, Dauncey's Hotel, lancaster Hotel, Somerset Legion House, the Crescent Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Weston-Super-Mare, North Somerset

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Latitude: 51.3539 / 51°21'14"N

Longitude: -2.9918 / 2°59'30"W

OS Eastings: 331030

OS Northings: 162114

OS Grid: ST310621

Mapcode National: GBR J6.TS65

Mapcode Global: VH7CK.376F

Entry Name: Claremont Crescent, anchor Head, Dauncey's Hotel, lancaster Hotel, Somerset Legion House, the Crescent Hotel

Listing Date: 5 August 1982

Last Amended: 19 May 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1137571

English Heritage Legacy ID: 33195

Location: Weston-Super-Mare, North Somerset, BS23

County: North Somerset

Civil Parish: Weston-super-Mare

Built-Up Area: Weston-Super-Mare

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST 3162, 4/13;
ST 3062 SE, 5/13

No. 1,
Nos. 2 and 3 (Lancaster Hotel),
Nos. 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8 (Somerset Legion House),
Nos. 9 and 10 (The Crescent Hotel),
Nos.11, 12, 13 and 14 (Dauncey's Hotel),
Nos. 15, 16, 17, 18 and 19 (Anchor Head)



1865-67. Shallow crescent of nineteen houses, now various hotels. Ashlar with rusticated
ground floors, mostly painted. Three storeys and attic, two windows to each house (1),
four to central house. Porches have flat entablature on columns with floral capitals;
some retain large pineapple finials. Attics of central five and end houses have tall
stone gabled dormers with broken segmental pediments. Some houses retain lower
gabled dormers with broken pediments. Front to sea imposing and less altered.

(1) Sashes mostly plate glass.

Listing NGR: ST3103062114

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

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