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1-5, THE CRESCENT (See details for further address information)

A Grade II* Listed Building in Taunton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0131 / 51°0'47"N

Longitude: -3.1055 / 3°6'19"W

OS Eastings: 322542

OS Northings: 124324

OS Grid: ST225243

Mapcode National: GBR M1.JF1K

Mapcode Global: FRA 46CF.RY2

Entry Name: 1-5, THE CRESCENT (See details for further address information)

Listing Date: 4 June 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344699

English Heritage Legacy ID: 269674

Location: Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA1

County: Somerset

Electoral Ward/Division: Taunton Manor and Wilton

Built-Up Area: Taunton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

1710 (East Side)
4.6.52. Nos 1 to 5 (consec)
- No 6
4,6,52, Nos 7 to 11 (consec)
ST 2224 SE 11/38


Long section of terrace built 1807. 3 storey plus basement houses in pinkish-
brown brick. Plain pilasters divide the houses. Hipped slate roofs behind parapets,
2 window per house, sashes with glazing bars. Round-headed openings to ground
floor. Segmental iron balconies to lst floor. Round headed doorways in plain
reveals, traceried fanlights, Good 6-panel doors in 2 leaves. Attached railings
to forecourts and flanking basement steps. No 1 has been partly rebuilt.

All the Iisted buildings in the Crescent form a group with No 14 and Wall
Bath Place and Dragon Book Shop, Corporation Street.

Listing NGR: ST2254224324

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

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