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Latitude: 51.2086 / 51°12'30"N
Longitude: -2.6476 / 2°38'51"W
OS Eastings: 354856
OS Northings: 145685
OS Grid: ST548456
Mapcode National: GBR MN.431T
Mapcode Global: VH89S.2W5C
Entry Name: 42, High Street
Listing Date: 13 September 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1382980
English Heritage Legacy ID: 483383
Location: Wells, Mendip, Somerset, BA5
Civil Parish: Wells
Built-Up Area: Wells
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST5445 HIGH STREET
662-1/7/114 (North side)
House with shop, now shop and offices. Early C19 front to
possibly C18 core. Brick with stone dressings, colourwashed,
double Roman clay tiled roof between coped gables, brick
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, 2 bays. Later C20 shop front across whole
of ground floor, with multiple display window, deep fascia,
having two doorways in deep recess to right, above, sash
windows in plain openings having gauged brick flat arch heads
with keystones, 16-pane to first floor and 12-pane to second,
moulded cornice and tall plain parapet with simple coping.
INTERIOR: the ground floor totally modified, but some earlier
features above, including a 3-light casement window to rear
first floor, probably C18, mid-C19 staircase from first to
second floor, some C18 panelling and a window seat, and a C19
cast-iron fireplace to a front office on the second floor.
Roof not accessible.
Listing NGR: ST5485645685
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