History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

8 and 9, Cornhill

A Grade II Listed Building in Bridgwater, Somerset

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 51.1282 / 51°7'41"N

Longitude: -3.0036 / 3°0'12"W

OS Eastings: 329867

OS Northings: 137023

OS Grid: ST298370

Mapcode National: GBR M5.98VC

Mapcode Global: VH7DH.WXH0

Plus Code: 9C3R4XHW+7H

Entry Name: 8 and 9, Cornhill

Listing Date: 16 December 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1297188

English Heritage Legacy ID: 373855

Location: Bridgwater, Sedgemoor, Somerset, TA6

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor

Civil Parish: Bridgwater

Built-Up Area: Bridgwater

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Tagged with: Building

Find accommodation in



736-1/10/40 (South side)
16/12/74 Nos.8 AND 9


Offices, now two shops. c1860-70. Limestone ashlar. 4 storeys;
symmetrical 6-window range. Rectangular plan with large
3-storey rear wing to the right. Italianate High Renaissance
style. A balustraded parapet with 4 piers stands above a
modillion and dentilled cornice returned to the right with a
foliate frieze below; rusticated quoins; moulded architraves
to the 2/2-pane sash windows which diminish in size on each
floor; a string course with a narrow foliate frieze at
third-floor cill level; cornices, moulded architraves and
consoles to window cills which project from a string course to
the second floor; segmental pediments over first-floor windows
which have a cornice at cill level, probably to former fascia.
INTERIOR not inspected. Similar design to other commercial
premises at Nos 10 & 11 (qv).
(Buildings of England: Pevsner N: South and West Somerset:
London: 1958-: 98; Squibbs PJ: Squibbs' History of Bridgwater:
Chichester: 1988-: PL 67).

Listing NGR: ST2987337013

External Links

External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.