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Lloyds Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Chard, Somerset

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197455

English Heritage Legacy ID: 374103

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


756-1/4/75 (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.
INTERIOR: altered.
HISTORY: 1841 map shows Chard Arms Hotel on the site; rebuilt
by public subscription in 1849.
(Pevsner N: Buildings of England: South Somerset: London:
1958-: P.118).

Listing NGR: ST3224508622

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