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York House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wells, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2103 / 51°12'36"N

Longitude: -2.647 / 2°38'49"W

OS Eastings: 354898

OS Northings: 145872

OS Grid: ST548458

Mapcode National: GBR MN.435L

Mapcode Global: VH89S.2VG2

Entry Name: York House

Listing Date: 13 September 1972

Last Amended: 31 May 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1382914

English Heritage Legacy ID: 483317

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 CHAMBERLAIN STREET
662-1/7/44 (South side)
13/09/72 No.3
York House
(Formerly Listed as:
CHAMBERLAIN STREET
(South side)
Nos.1-9 (Odd))

GV II

House in terrace of five. Early C19. Rendered with stone
dressings, all colourwashed, Welsh slate roof, red brick
chimney stack. Double-depth plan.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys with attic and basement, 2 bays. Plinth,
end pilasters returned as eaves band course. Sash windows in
plain architraves, 16-pane to ground floor bay 1 and 12-pane
to first floor. Entrance in lower bay 2, with 6-panel door
with rectangular fanlight having ornamental glazing, with
stone doorcase in Tuscan pilasters, with paterae, dosserets,
plain frieze, and moulded cornice under a plain central
blocking. Small flat-roofed dormers with slate cheeks and
2-light small-pane casements, cast-iron ogee gutter. Grilles
in pavement to basement. One of a consistent and little
changed terrace.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
Nos 1-9 (odd) form a consistent early C19 terrace design.

Listing NGR: ST5489845872

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

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