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Archway at Entrance to Bowden's Old Lace Factory

A Grade II Listed Building in Chard, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.8716 / 50°52'17"N

Longitude: -2.9628 / 2°57'45"W

OS Eastings: 332351

OS Northings: 108453

OS Grid: ST323084

Mapcode National: GBR M7.TF6N

Mapcode Global: FRA 46PS.TTT

Entry Name: Archway at Entrance to Bowden's Old Lace Factory

Listing Date: 29 July 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197428

English Heritage Legacy ID: 374034

Location: Chard Town, South Somerset, Somerset, TA20

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Chard Town

Built-Up Area: Chard

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Chard St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text


756-1/4/7 (East side)
29/07/76 Archway at entrance to Bowden's Old
Lace Factory


Archway. Dated 1901. Flemish bond brick with Bath stone
dressings and slate roof. Centre of long range stuccoed up to
quoins of archway; large round arch to centre flanked by
narrower and lower ones. Rear has one large segmental arch;
rusticated quoins, and pillars between arches which have
stepped voussoirs and bevelled keystones. Pedimented over all
with deeply-moulded cornice and coping. Datestone with
inscription B & Co AD 1901.

Listing NGR: ST3235108453

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

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