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London House

A Grade II Listed Building in Somerton, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.055 / 51°3'17"N

Longitude: -2.7272 / 2°43'37"W

OS Eastings: 349128

OS Northings: 128656

OS Grid: ST491286

Mapcode National: GBR MK.FT08

Mapcode Global: FRA 565B.H9X

Entry Name: London House

Listing Date: 30 September 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1346010

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262945

Location: Somerton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA11

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Somerton

Built-Up Area: Somerton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST49NW SOMERTON CP BROAD STREET (East side)

9/140 London House

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GV II


House and shop. Early C19. Local lias stone cut and squared; Welsh slate roof between abutments, double hipped at
corner; stone chimney stacks with brick tops. 'L'-plan with curved corner; 2 storeys; 3 bays to New Street, 1 bay on
curve, 1 bay to Broad Street. Sash windows in plain openings with dovetailed stone lintels over, of 16-panes to bays 1,
2, 3 and 5 first floor, with 20-pane window on curved bay 4; below, large plain shop windows bays 1 and 5; 9-flush
panel door under rectangular margined fanlight left of bay 1; and to bays 2 with 3, and also to bay 4, are two matching
Regency style shopfronts, the former with recessed glazed door to right, and the latter with central recessed door
which is set under an open segmental pediment crowning the fascia; ornamental arrowhead finials to flanking timber
pilasters to each front. On a prominent corner, and most important in the streetscape.


Listing NGR: ST4913528658

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

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