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Factory to East of Number 3

A Grade II Listed Building in Crewkerne, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8855 / 50°53'7"N

Longitude: -2.7965 / 2°47'47"W

OS Eastings: 344067

OS Northings: 109856

OS Grid: ST440098

Mapcode National: GBR MG.SFBN

Mapcode Global: FRA 561R.LCL

Plus Code: 9C2VV6P3+5C

Entry Name: Factory to East of Number 3

Listing Date: 6 September 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1281901

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390284

Location: Crewkerne, South Somerset, Somerset, TA18

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Crewkerne

Built-Up Area: Crewkerne

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Crewkerne

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Description


ST4409
876-1/7/15
06/09/74


CREWKERNE
ABBEY STREET
(South side)
Factory to east of No.3


GV
II


Factory. c1880s. Coursed limestone rubble with Ham Hill stone
quoins and dressings; slate roof. Palazzo style. 3 storeys;
10-window range, comprising 5 bays articulated by pilasters
rising from plinth through continuous platband to entablature.
Paired windows with small panes to the tops and larger ones
below, separated by square-section mullions. The attic above
the entablature has 8/2 casements in a recess with a rolled
arris to the top. The first-floor has tall round-arch windows
of 16/6-panes over a platband; the ground-floor has similar
but flat-arched windows. INTERIOR not inspected. HISTORY: the
West Somerset and Devon Shirt Factory moved from Market Street
in 1875, marked on O.S. map of 1886 as a shirt factory.
(Victoria County History: Somerset: Oxford: 1978-: P.9).


Listing NGR: ST4406709856

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