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Nos 11 and 12 and Attached Railings

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bridgwater, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1297 / 51°7'46"N

Longitude: -3.0035 / 3°0'12"W

OS Eastings: 329878

OS Northings: 137187

OS Grid: ST298371

Mapcode National: GBR M5.92X1

Mapcode Global: VH7DH.WVKW

Entry Name: Nos 11 and 12 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 24 March 1950

Last Amended: 31 January 1994

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206669

English Heritage Legacy ID: 373937

Location: Bridgwater, Sedgemoor, Somerset, TA6

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Bridgwater

Built-Up Area: Bridgwater

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


BRIDGWATER

ST2937SE KING SQUARE
736-1/10/122 (East side)
24/03/50 Nos.11 AND 12
and attached railings
(Formerly Listed as:
KING SQUARE
(East side)
Nos.10-13 (Consecutive)
No.14)

GV II*

Two houses to centre of a terrace of 5 houses. c1770-1800.
Flemish-bond brick, steeply-pitched mansard pantile roof to
No.12, No.11 unseen, brick stacks to party walls; stone
coping, cornice, stepped stone voussoirs, cills, cill-course
and doorcases. Double-depth plans. 3 storeys with attics and
basements; both houses are 3-window range. Each house has
semicircular-arched doorcase to left with panelled reveals and
door with 6 raised-and-fielded panels. The second and ground
floors have 6/6-pane sash windows; first floor has 6/9 panes
to full-height windows, No.13 to left has a wrought-iron
balcony with some lead ornament to vertical rails. Attic
dormer windows are C20. INTERIORS: No.13 retains some reeded
cornices and dado rails; staircase has stick balusters and
wreathed mahogany rail and curtail step. No.12 similar but has
late C19 high dado rail and vertical panelling with added
moulding to hall and wall of closed-string stairs. Part of a
fine late Georgian square built on the site of Bridgwater
Castle.


Listing NGR: ST2987837187

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