This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 50.8731 / 50°52'23"N
Longitude: -2.9643 / 2°57'51"W
OS Eastings: 332245
OS Northings: 108622
OS Grid: ST322086
Mapcode National: GBR M7.T6TV
Mapcode Global: FRA 46PS.LZ2
Entry Name: Lloyds Bank
Listing Date: 29 July 1976
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1197455
English Heritage Legacy ID: 374103
Location: Chard Town, South Somerset, Somerset, TA20
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
ST3308 FORE STREET
756-1/4/75 (North side)
29/07/76 Lloyds Bank
Hotel, now bank. 1849. Bath stone ashlar; slate roof; ashlar
stacks. Double-depth plan. Classical style.
3 storeys with attic; 7-window range. Late C19 two/two-pane
sashes. Ground floor: banded rustication with flat wedged
arches to windows and carriage entrance to far left; doorcase
has 1980s doors, narrow Corinthian pilasters and moulded
cornice under console brackets to balcony with iron railings
above. String course at balcony level. First floor has a
full-height central tripartite window; other windows, with
panelled aprons, are under round-headed recesses with a
continuous impost forming part of the cornice to the central
window which is supported by reeded consoles. Second floor has
a central tripartite window and continuous sill band. Deep
moulded cornice under a panelled parapet. Three C20 dormer
windows. Long extension, to right of carriageway, of C19
limestone rubble with brick openings, 6/6-pane sashes and
3-light casement windows to rear.
HISTORY: 1841 map shows Chard Arms Hotel on the site; rebuilt
by public subscription in 1849.
(Pevsner N: Buildings of England: South Somerset: London:
Listing NGR: ST3224508622
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.
Other nearby listed buildings