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15, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Wells, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.209 / 51°12'32"N

Longitude: -2.6463 / 2°38'46"W

OS Eastings: 354946

OS Northings: 145728

OS Grid: ST549457

Mapcode National: GBR MN.43CJ

Mapcode Global: VH89S.2WV2

Entry Name: 15, High Street

Listing Date: 12 November 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1382960

English Heritage Legacy ID: 483363

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 HIGH STREET
662-1/7/91 (South side)
12/11/53 No.15

GV II

House with shop, now shop with flats. Early C19. Red brick
with Doulting stone dressings, Welsh slate covered Mansard
roof between coped gables, rendered chimney stack.
EXTERIOR: 4 storeys, 3 bays. Brick band courses, stone
cornice, plain brick parapet with stone coping. Late C19 shop
front across ground floor, with panelled pilasters and
ornamental brackets to fascia cornice, the fascia being fairly
shallow, door with 2 semicircular arched panels to left, with
rectangular fanlight over, in true centre a glazed door in
angled recess, with plain display windows having cast-iron
columns to corners. Above, plain sash windows to first floor,
12-pane to second and 9-pane to third floor, all in plain
openings having stone sills and gauged brick flat arches, and
with moulded exposed sash boxes.
INTERIOR: the ground floor modified for the shop, the upper
floors are converted into 5 flats, not seen but said to have
involved considerable modification.

Listing NGR: ST5494645728

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

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