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26, Abbey Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Crewkerne, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.8857 / 50°53'8"N

Longitude: -2.7981 / 2°47'53"W

OS Eastings: 343953

OS Northings: 109879

OS Grid: ST439098

Mapcode National: GBR MG.SDX4

Mapcode Global: FRA 560R.RQG

Entry Name: 26, Abbey Street

Listing Date: 6 September 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1293346

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390292

Location: Crewkerne, South Somerset, Somerset, TA18

County: 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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Listing Text


876-1/6/12 (North side)
06/09/74 No.26


House. Built as a school house in 1828 for Richard Carver,
then of Bridgewater, to the designs of John Patch of
Crewkerne. Ham Hill stone ashlar facade with rusticated
quoins, moulded eaves cornice and coping to pantile roof, with
brick stacks to gable ends. Double-depth plan. 3 storeys,
symmetrical 3-window range. A pedimented Tuscan-style porch
over double doors, each of 2 panels, glazed to the top with
margin panes. Two lower floors have flat stone arches to
8/8-pane sashes; the second floor has three 4/8-pane sashes.
The right return has a pedimented Ham Hill stone doorcase.
INTERIOR not inspected but noted as having original features
including panelled shutters and 6-panel doors. Used as a
school during the C19.
(Victoria County History: Somerset: Oxford: 1978-: 9).

Listing NGR: ST4406209874

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

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