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Latitude: 51.2083 / 51°12'29"N
Longitude: -2.6473 / 2°38'50"W
OS Eastings: 354875
OS Northings: 145653
OS Grid: ST548456
Mapcode National: GBR MN.4343
Mapcode Global: VH89S.2W9L
Entry Name: 43, High Street
Listing Date: 31 May 2000
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1382981
English Heritage Legacy ID: 483384
Location: Wells, Mendip, Somerset, BA5
Civil Parish: Wells
Built-Up Area: Wells
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST5445 HIGH STREET
662-1/7/115 (South side)
House with shop. Possibly some C17 fabric, earlier C20 facade.
Render over timber-frame with false ashlar joints scribed on,
possibly on timber-framing, colourwashed, hipped double Roman
clay tiled roof with ridge at right angles to road, behind
parapet. Right-angle plan.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, 2 bays. 1960s shop front to ground floor,
with mosaic pilaster, deep fascia, central doorway, above, two
4-pane sash windows in plain surrounds, between which projects
a mid C20 electric clock. Long rear wing includes one early
C19 16-pane sash; roof to wing rebuilt.
INTERIOR: the ground floor altered to form shop. The upper
floor has low ceilings, and there are some plank ledged doors.
The feet only are exposed of what could be collar trusses, the
centre with wall posts each end, that to the W side with
jowelled head. On the landing, one crossbeam has chamfers
Listing NGR: ST5487545653
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