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Nos 1 and 2 (Former Almshouses)

A Grade II Listed Building in Taunton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0147 / 51°0'53"N

Longitude: -3.101 / 3°6'3"W

OS Eastings: 322863

OS Northings: 124505

OS Grid: ST228245

Mapcode National: GBR M1.J87K

Mapcode Global: FRA 46DF.FQV

Entry Name: Nos 1 and 2 (Former Almshouses)

Listing Date: 4 July 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1233005

English Heritage Legacy ID: 269781

Location: Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA1

County: Somerset

Electoral Ward/Division: Taunton Manor and Wilton

Built-Up Area: Taunton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Nos 1 & 2
(former Almshouses)
ST 2224 NE 9/278


Former Almshouses erected in 1845. Gothic 2 storey red brick building with ashlar
dressings. Left side comes forward slightly. 3 gables with moulded cappings rise
into old tile roof. Large central ashlar stack. Linked weathered hoodmoulds run
along the front. Original pointed lights to 1st floor (paired to left) and to
ground floor on right. 2 moulded pointed doorways under rectangular dripmoulds.
Original double doors.

Listing NGR: ST2286324505

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

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