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Latitude: 50.8855 / 50°53'7"N
Longitude: -2.796 / 2°47'45"W
OS Eastings: 344104
OS Northings: 109854
OS Grid: ST441098
Mapcode National: GBR MG.SFH1
Mapcode Global: FRA 561R.LL5
Plus Code: 9C2VV6P3+5J
Entry Name: 1, Abbey Street and Attached Area Railings
Listing Date: 6 September 1974
Last Amended: 6 December 1993
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1203014
English Heritage Legacy ID: 390281
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 ABBEY STREET
876-1/7/1 (West side)
and attached area railings
(Formerly Listed as:
(Formerly Listed as:
Shop to north of King's Arms Public
Shop. Mid C19 with C17 or C18 rear wing.
MATERIALS: limestone rubble with Ham Hill stone quoins and
voussoirs to the front; slate roof, half-hipped to
front-right, with one brick stack to centre of ridge of rear
PLAN: obtuse-angled L-shape plan.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. 3-window range to the front; 2 storeys
with attic in central gable of rear right wing, 4-window
range. The Market Street facade, facing west, has late C19,
2/2 sashes to the first floor, and a mid C19 double shopfront,
stepped forward, with 4 panes to each side under a simple
fascia with a moulded cornice.
The long right return, on Abbey Street, has 3 phases. The side
of the C19 shop, which has a 2-light casement under the eaves
of the half-hipped roof: a c1700 range, gabled to the street,
with stone coping and a late C19 2/2 sash under a wooden
lintel to each floor, and a smaller one in the apex. This
range has a central ridge stack.
The stepped-forward rear range, possibly older, is parallel to
Abbey Street with a plain tile roof. All windows are C20,
mostly casements under wooden lintels, those to the far right
are horizontal, with 3-lights.
INTERIOR not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: the first 2 ranges of the right return,
in Abbey Street, have a narrow area enclosed by a low Ham Hill
stone plinth with spearhead railings and a gate to the rear.
Listing NGR: ST4410409854
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