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A Grade II Listed Building in Taunton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0207 / 51°1'14"N

Longitude: -3.1035 / 3°6'12"W

OS Eastings: 322696

OS Northings: 125169

OS Grid: ST226251

Mapcode National: GBR M1.HTW1

Mapcode Global: FRA 46DF.0RJ

Entry Name: Gurds

Listing Date: 4 July 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344768

English Heritage Legacy ID: 269915

Location: Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA1

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Town: Taunton Deane

Electoral Ward/Division: Taunton Lyngford

Built-Up Area: Taunton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

(East Side)
No 70 (Guxds)
ST 2225 6/388 15.9.74
Gable end to street. Mid C19 front to older building. 2 storeys plus attic. Stucco.
Old tile roof with bargeboards and finial at apex. Carved capitals at eaves.
Single sash window in plain surround to attic with ogee hoodmould and enriched
finial and stops. 1st floor has 5 light bow with miniature balustrade over. Crenellated
transom and ogee heads to each light. Very good contemporary shop front with paterae
to overall fascia, finials to sides. Panelled pilasters with crocket capitals
support fascia. The fields of the pilasters contain painted tiles with classical
motifs. Shop fronts have ogee heads and slender colonettes with crocket capitals.
Doorway in centre. Low shop window extension to right has pilasters with ball

Listing NGR: ST2269625169

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

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