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14, Broad Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Wells, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2078 / 51°12'28"N

Longitude: -2.6485 / 2°38'54"W

OS Eastings: 354793

OS Northings: 145596

OS Grid: ST547455

Mapcode National: GBR MN.42V7

Mapcode Global: VH89S.1WPZ

Entry Name: 14, Broad Street

Listing Date: 12 November 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1382887

English Heritage Legacy ID: 483273

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
662-1/7/17 (West side)
12/11/53 No.14

GV II

House with shop, now with offices. Mid C19. Ashlar,
colourwashed. Welsh slate roof behind high parapet, brick
chimney stacks.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, 3 wide bays. Side pilasters with fielded
panels, fluted string course between upper floors, cornice
with parapet having three recessed panels. 2 C20 shop fronts
to ground floor, but in centre a doorway with 5-panel door set
in timber doorcase having fluted pilasters and simple
entablature, sash windows in plain surrounds above, 12-pane to
first floor and 9-pane to second floor. C20 projecting hanging
sign between bays 1 and 2 at first floor level.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
Part of the development which took place after Broad Street
(formerly Wette or Water Lane) was widened in the years
1835-1849.

Listing NGR: ST5479345596

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

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