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Nos 17 and 17a and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Chard, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8725 / 50°52'21"N

Longitude: -2.9668 / 2°58'0"W

OS Eastings: 332069

OS Northings: 108557

OS Grid: ST320085

Mapcode National: GBR M7.T66B

Mapcode Global: FRA 46PS.L0Q

Entry Name: Nos 17 and 17a and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 29 July 1976

Last Amended: 13 December 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205743

English Heritage Legacy ID: 374119

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 HIGH STREET
756-1/4/91 (South side)
29/07/76 Nos.17 AND 17A
and attached railings
(Formerly Listed as:
HIGH STREET
(South side)
No.17
William Bancroft's House including
Hong Kong Chinese Restaurant)

GV II

House, now a shop and restaurant. Early C18. Stucco with slate
roof; stepped stone coping to right gable end. Double-depth
plan. 2 storeys, symmetrical 3-window range. Classical-style
early C18 pedimented painted wooden doorcase flanked by late
C19 canted bays with C20 plate-glass shop windows. First-floor
windows are early C19 eight/eight-pane sashes to left and
right and 6/6-panes to centre. INTERIOR: ground floor only
inspected; other features may survive. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES:
long/short railings with spearheads and urn finials on low
painted stone plinth to right of door, enclosing small
forecourt.


Listing NGR: ST3206908557

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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