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44, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Wells, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2085 / 51°12'30"N

Longitude: -2.6477 / 2°38'51"W

OS Eastings: 354852

OS Northings: 145678

OS Grid: ST548456

Mapcode National: GBR MN.431T

Mapcode Global: VH89S.2W4F

Entry Name: 44, High Street

Listing Date: 12 November 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1382982

English Heritage Legacy ID: 483385

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
662-1/7/116 (North side)
12/11/53 No.44

GV II

House with shop, now offices with shop. Late C18 or early C19.
Brick with stone dressings, colourwashed, double roof of clay
pantiles between coped gables, brick chimney stacks.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, 3 bays. C20 shop fronts across whole of
ground floor, with office doorway to left and shop doorways
recessed together in middle. First floor has in outer bays
paired 12-pane sashes with central single 12-pane with added
semicircular head, similar pairs and single 9-pane sash
windows to second floor, the central single-light having a
segmental arched head, and the remainder flat gauged brick
arches, both central windows glazed but 'blind'. Plain parapet
has small moulded cornice and simple coping.
INTERIOR: ground floor much remodelled, but first floor has
the exposed framework of part of a stud partition, some early
C19 doors and doorcases, panelled reveals to some windows,
early C19 staircase from first to second floors; half-round
arched cupboard in east party wall, first floor.


Listing NGR: ST5485245678

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

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