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Latitude: 51.209 / 51°12'32"N
Longitude: -2.6462 / 2°38'46"W
OS Eastings: 354958
OS Northings: 145730
OS Grid: ST549457
Mapcode National: GBR MN.43DM
Mapcode Global: VH89S.2WY1
Entry Name: 11, High Street
Listing Date: 16 January 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1382956
English Heritage Legacy ID: 483359
Location: Wells, Mendip, Somerset, BA5
Civil Parish: Wells
Built-Up Area: Wells
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST5445 HIGH STREET
662-1/7/87 (South side)
House now office over shop, formerly the Catherine Wheel Inn.
C16 or C17, but substantially restructured mid C20; reputed to
incorporate fragments of building from 1414. Brick pilasters,
rendered and colourwashed panels, Welsh slate roof between
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, 2 bays. Ground floor has plain 3-unit
display window and shallow fascia over, first floor has traces
of mouldings on sill beam to jetty, second floor plain, to
both floors are 3-light timber casement windows with
rectangular leaded lights, simple parapet.
INTERIOR: there are some chamfered beams at first floor-level
otherwise it is totally rebuilt. Substantially restructured,
but significant for its early origins and townscape value in
the medieval town.
Listing NGR: ST5496045724
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