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Langport Royal British Legion Club

A Grade II Listed Building in Langport, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0375 / 51°2'14"N

Longitude: -2.8295 / 2°49'46"W

OS Eastings: 341932

OS Northings: 126785

OS Grid: ST419267

Mapcode National: GBR MD.GYTD

Mapcode Global: FRA 46YC.RH9

Plus Code: 9C3V25PC+X5

Entry Name: Langport Royal British Legion Club

Listing Date: 17 April 1959

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1235852

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263168

Location: Langport, South Somerset, Somerset, TA10

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Langport

Built-Up Area: Langport

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

10/103 Langport Royal British Legion Club

Former reading room and library, now club. 1833. Red brick, Flemish bond; Welsh slate roof to shallow pitch between
coped gables; brick chimney stack. Two storeys, 2 bays. Large 16-pane sash windows in plain openings with voussoired
flat arches; right of bay 2 a 4-panel door in matching opening under margined rectangular fanlight, 3 steps up.
Interior not seen. Built as a reading room, it was being used by the Langport Scientific and Literary Association in
1861, and houses a library revived by the Corporation in 1875. (VCH, vol III, 1974).

Listing NGR: ST4193226785

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