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74 and 76, Preston Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Yeovil, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9456 / 50°56'44"N

Longitude: -2.6507 / 2°39'2"W

OS Eastings: 354382

OS Northings: 116443

OS Grid: ST543164

Mapcode National: GBR MN.NN8J

Mapcode Global: FRA 56BL.WPR

Plus Code: 9C2VW8WX+6P

Entry Name: 74 and 76, Preston Road

Listing Date: 17 October 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1346136

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261410

Location: Yeovil, South Somerset, Somerset, BA20

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Yeovil

Built-Up Area: Yeovil

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


1/72 Nos 74 & 76


- II

Cottages, semi-detached c1850. 2-storeys and attic, local Stone cut and squared
with plain ashlar quoins and dressings, plain clay tiles to roof, with
ornamental bands of fish-scale tiles; central and end plain brick chimney
stacks. Each house of 2-bays, the outer bays projecting slightly. No 74 has
french doors set in arched head (with main entrance to rear); No 76 has
projecting wood porch of later date; both doorways with small windows either
side: simple chamfer-mullioned 3-light windows (with no hood mouldings) to
ground floor: outer first floor windows 3-light (the centre light taller), the
inner most of 2-lights: small gable windows to attics. Small gables to inner
windows, full gables to outer bays, all with ornamental bargeboards (the larger
gable to No 76 has altered pattern). West side extension to No 76 in ashlar
stonework with projecting 2-storeys angled bay with sliding sash windows and
matching decorated gable. Interiors not seen. Outbuildings to both properties
not of interest.

Listing NGR: ST5438416448

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