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8, Broad Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Wells, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.208 / 51°12'28"N

Longitude: -2.6484 / 2°38'54"W

OS Eastings: 354801

OS Northings: 145617

OS Grid: ST548456

Mapcode National: GBR MN.42V5

Mapcode Global: VH89S.1WRV

Entry Name: 8, Broad Street

Listing Date: 13 September 1972

Last Amended: 31 May 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1382882

English Heritage Legacy ID: 483268

Location: Wells, Mendip, Somerset, BA5

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Wells

Built-Up Area: Wells

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


WELLS

ST5445 BROAD STREET
662-1/7/12 (West side)
13/09/72 No.8
(Formerly Listed as:
BROAD STREET
Nos.2-12)

GV II

Shop with house over, in row. Mid C19. Rendered with plain
pilaster strips, Welsh slate roof continued both sides, brick
stacks.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, 2 bays. C20 shop front to ground floor,
with central doorway, with yard gateway to right having pained
moulded stone architrave and a pair of later C20 iron gates.
Upper floors have 12-pane sash windows in plain openings.
Bracket for hanging sign between bays at first floor level.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
Part of the development which took place when Broad Street
(formerly Wette or Water Lane) was widened between 1835-1849.
Included for group value.
(Bentley JB and Murless BJ: Somerset Roads: Phase 2, Eastern
Somerset: Taunton: 1987-).


Listing NGR: ST5480145617

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