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62, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in West Coker, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9196 / 50°55'10"N

Longitude: -2.692 / 2°41'31"W

OS Eastings: 351450

OS Northings: 113574

OS Grid: ST514135

Mapcode National: GBR ML.Q9T4

Mapcode Global: FRA 567P.516

Plus Code: 9C2VW895+R5

Entry Name: 62, High Street

Listing Date: 30 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1307516

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263858

Location: West Coker, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: West Coker

Built-Up Area: West Coker

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

9/300 No.62

One of terrace of six houses. Dated 1887. Ham stone cut and squared, with ashlar dressings; plain clay tiles with
moulded ridges between coped gables; brick chimney stacks. 2-storeys, 1 projecting gabled bay and return with C20
porch. 3-light mullioned window separated by string course; upper window has label, gable has ventilation block and
obelisk finial, with putlog holes as decoration; tile hanging to return over porch. In East gable 3 varied windows with
chamfered surrounds, one 4-centre arched: Datestone of 1887 in this gable, under ogee label. Interior not seen. A
remarkably well detailed terrace with deliberate 'spoiled symmetry', in the style of Norman Shew, and prophetic of the
early 'Garden City' houses; an early and little changed example.

Listing NGR: ST5145113577

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

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