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Numbers 24a to 29 and Numbers 1 to 6 Vivary Apartments

A Grade II Listed Building in Taunton, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0119 / 51°0'42"N

Longitude: -3.1025 / 3°6'9"W

OS Eastings: 322751

OS Northings: 124188

OS Grid: ST227241

Mapcode National: GBR M1.JFV4

Mapcode Global: FRA 46DF.M5G

Entry Name: Numbers 24a to 29 and Numbers 1 to 6 Vivary Apartments

Listing Date: 4 July 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344749

English Heritage Legacy ID: 269819

Location: Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA1

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Town: Taunton Deane

Electoral Ward/Division: Taunton Manor and Wilton

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Taunton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

1.
5365
ST 2224 SE
11/135

MOUNT STREET
(South West Side)
Nos 24A to 29 (consec) including Nos 1 to 6 (consec) Vivary Apartments

II
GV

2.
Row of pleasant 2 storey early C19 and later stucco houses with gardens overlooking Vivary Park. Nos 1 to 6 (consec) Vivary Apartments is a block to the rear of No 29 Mount Street facing north towards High Street. Fronts on Mount Street are mostly colourwashed rubble. Mostly old tile roofs of varying levels, with higher hipped slate roof to north end. Some mid C19 Gothic detail especially at north end where there are pointed lights and rectangular dripmoulds. Mostly sashes with glazing bars. Nos 25 and 26 have wooden doorcases with 2 panel doors. An important group on the edge of Vivary Park.

All the listed buildings in Mount Street form a group together with the School. Unitarian Chapel, the Lawn and Mary Street House, Mary Street, the listed buildings in Vivary Park, Wilton House in Hammets Walk and Nos 1 to 14 (consec) Upper High Street.

Listing NGR: ST2275124188

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

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