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Accolade Furnishing

A Grade II Listed Building in Chard, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8729 / 50°52'22"N

Longitude: -2.9628 / 2°57'46"W

OS Eastings: 332351

OS Northings: 108592

OS Grid: ST323085

Mapcode National: GBR M7.T779

Mapcode Global: FRA 46PS.ML3

Entry Name: Accolade Furnishing

Listing Date: 29 July 1976

Last Amended: 13 December 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205564

English Heritage Legacy ID: 374096

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


CHARD

ST3308 FORE STREET
756-1/4/66 (South side)
29/07/76 Accolade Furnishing
(Formerly Listed as:
FORE STREET
(South side)
Slades Room (Auction Rooms))

GV II

Wesleyan chapel, now shop. c1814, passed to Wesleyan Reformers
c1850, re-purchased by Wesleyans 1880 and superceded c1894.
Stucco with stone hoodmoulds to pointed arches and coping to
front-facing gable; slate roof. Gothic-Revival style. Facade
is set-back from street with c1960 shopfront filling the
space. First floor has tall central window of 4 x 6 panes
flanked by 2 broader and lower windows of 5 x 3 panes; all
have interlocking glazing bars infilling the Gothic arches.
INTERIOR: original gallery around 3 sides, supported by
chamfered square wooden columns. The staircase, with turned
newel, has been repositioned.
(Stell C: Non-Conformist Chapels and Meeting Houses in SW
England: London: 1991-: P.171).


Listing NGR: ST3234608590

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