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12, Middle Street

A Grade II* Listed Building in Taunton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0167 / 51°1'0"N

Longitude: -3.1014 / 3°6'5"W

OS Eastings: 322837

OS Northings: 124720

OS Grid: ST228247

Mapcode National: GBR M1.J83K

Mapcode Global: FRA 46DF.FKM

Plus Code: 9C3R2V8X+MC

Entry Name: 12, Middle Street

Listing Date: 4 June 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344725

English Heritage Legacy ID: 269801

Location: Victoria, 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

(South Side)
No 12
ST 2224 NE 9/128 4.6.52.


Tall square red brick house facing down the angle of Middle Street. Probably circa
1700. Rainwater head has initials I.T.D, but no date. Parapets. 3 windows to each
of ruin sides. Sashes with wide flush frames, 2 round-headed windows on ground
floor. Later C18 Tuscan doorcase with traceried fanlight. Interior has good oak
panelled rooms circa 1700 and a staircase with panelled dado. 2 storey extension
to left. Pair of tall gatepiers on street to right.

All the listed buildings on south side of Middle Street form a good group with
No 13 Canon Street. No 12 also forms a group with Nos l3 and 14 Middle Street
(North Side) (No 14 being a building of local interest).

Listing NGR: ST2283724720

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

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