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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1293346
English Heritage Legacy ID: 390292
Location: Crewkerne, South Somerset, Somerset, TA18
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
ST4309 ABBEY STREET
876-1/6/12 (North side)
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
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