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Latitude: 51.2084 / 51°12'30"N
Longitude: -2.648 / 2°38'52"W
OS Eastings: 354831
OS Northings: 145666
OS Grid: ST548456
Mapcode National: GBR MN.42Y9
Mapcode Global: VH89S.1WZH
Entry Name: 52, High Street
Listing Date: 13 September 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1382985
English Heritage Legacy ID: 483388
Location: Wells, Mendip, Somerset, BA5
Civil Parish: Wells
Built-Up Area: Wells
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST5445 HIGH STREET
662-1/7/122 (North side)
House with shop, now offices with shop under. c1800. Brick
with stone dressings, all colourwashed, roof not visible.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, 2 bays. Mid C20 shop front to ground
floor, with deep angled fascia, two doors in deep splayed
recesses on left, first floor has 2-light casement windows
with full-width toplight, second floor has 12-pane sash
windows, all set under 5-voussoir flat arches. Coping to wall
appears to be a former cornice to a higher parapet. Bracket
for hanging sign between second-floor windows.
Rear elevation has one 12-pane sash. The throughway is stone
paved, with a stone gutter.
INTERIOR: modified at ground-floor level, with stairs
relocated, a cast-iron column to a cross-beam retained. In
front first-floor room a ceiling cornice and a C19 fireplace,
stairs to second-floor retains some C19 balustrading, and some
second floor doors of c1800 pattern.
Listing NGR: ST5483145666
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