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27, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Wells, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2088 / 51°12'31"N

Longitude: -2.6466 / 2°38'47"W

OS Eastings: 354928

OS Northings: 145703

OS Grid: ST549457

Mapcode National: GBR MN.439F

Mapcode Global: VH89S.2WQ7

Entry Name: 27, High Street

Listing Date: 12 November 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1382967

English Heritage Legacy ID: 483370

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


662-1/7/101 (South side)
12/11/53 No.27


Shop with house and offices over. Earlier C19. Ashlar
stonework, roof hidden by parapet on 3 sides.
EXTERIOR: 4 storeys, 3 bays. Panelled pilasters to ends, band
course between first and second floors, deep moulded cornice,
plain parapet. Later C20 shop front across ground floor, with
central plain doors in deep recess. On right, also in recess,
doorway giving access to upper floors of Nos 27 and 29 (qv).
To upper floors, sash windows in plain openings, tall 15-pane
units to first floor, 12-pane to second and third floors.
INTERIOR: the ground floor cleared to form shop, above the
rooms retain a general Regency character, with ceiling
cornices, doors, doorcases, etc, at first-floor level; upper
floors not seen.

Listing NGR: ST5492845703

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

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