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23, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Wells, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2088 / 51°12'31"N

Longitude: -2.6465 / 2°38'47"W

OS Eastings: 354937

OS Northings: 145708

OS Grid: ST549457

Mapcode National: GBR MN.43BH

Mapcode Global: VH89S.2WS6

Entry Name: 23, High Street

Listing Date: 13 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1382964

English Heritage Legacy ID: 483367

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
662-1/7/98 (South side)
13/09/72 No.23

GV II

House with shop. Late C18. Brick with stone dressings, all
colourwashed, roof not visible behind parapet. Right-angle
plan.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, single bay. Plain mid C20 shop front to
ground floor, with fairly deep fascia, doorway on left. First
floor has tripartite sash window of 4+12+4 square panes to
first floor, apparently under a timber lintel, and to second
floor a 12-pane sash window in plain opening with stone sill
and gauged brick flat arch, set under moulded stone cornice
and plain parapet.
INTERIOR: long narrow 2-room, with central timber winder
staircase, some stick balusters remaining, otherwise no
original detail visible. Roof covering reputed to have been
replaced 1992.


Listing NGR: ST5493745708

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

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