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Latitude: 50.8846 / 50°53'4"N
Longitude: -2.7969 / 2°47'48"W
OS Eastings: 344038
OS Northings: 109755
OS Grid: ST440097
Mapcode National: GBR MG.SM6L
Mapcode Global: FRA 561R.L7L
Plus Code: 9C2VV6M3+R6
Entry Name: Attached Railings to Numbers 5 and 7
Listing Date: 6 September 1974
Last Amended: 6 December 1993
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1202986
English Heritage Legacy ID: 390309
Location: Crewkerne, South Somerset, Somerset, TA18
Civil Parish: Crewkerne
Built-Up Area: Crewkerne
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
Church of England Parish: Crewkerne
Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells
ST4409 CHURCH STREET
876-1/7/30 (South side)
06/09/74 Nos.5 AND 7
and attached railings
(Formerly Listed as:
(Formerly Listed as:
House, now offices. Early C18.
MATERIALS: coursed limestone rubble with Ham Hill stone
dressings, slate roof with tall cream brick stacks to gable
PLAN: 2-unit plan with central stairhall and long rear service
wing to the right, now called No.7.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys; symmetrical 5-window range, excluding the
service entrance. Moulded cornice and parapet; rusticated
quoins; lead hopperhead and downpipe. 6-panel door to the
service wing (No.7) in a moulded architrave. Moulded
architraves to 6/6-pane sashes; the doorcase, with a 6-panel
door, has fluted pilasters supporting a cornice and pediment.
INTERIOR: altered c1840 and c1980. The main staircase was
removed in the conversion to offices, the c1840 service stairs
to the far right survive. The room to the right has a c1840
reeded cornice, embellished late C19, and elliptical-arched
recesses flanking a former fireplace; the dado rail and
architrave in this room are early C18. The character of the
service wing is C19, the end room has a stone fire-surround
with a segmental arch, a dumb waiter to its left, and a late
C19 built-in dresser.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: spearhead railings on a Ham Hill stone
plinth, flank the door and curve forward to enclose the
forecourts, then curve back again to meet the quoins. Part of
a group of early C18 town houses in Church Street.
Listing NGR: ST4404009748
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