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Latitude: 51.208 / 51°12'28"N
Longitude: -2.6491 / 2°38'56"W
OS Eastings: 354752
OS Northings: 145620
OS Grid: ST547456
Mapcode National: GBR MN.42NN
Mapcode Global: VH89S.1WDT
Entry Name: 71, High Street
Listing Date: 13 September 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1382997
English Heritage Legacy ID: 483414
Location: Wells, Mendip, Somerset, BA5
Civil Parish: Wells
Built-Up Area: Wells
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST5445 HIGH STREET
662-1/7/134 (South side)
House, with offices under. Late C18, modified. Brick, rendered
and colourwashed. Clay pantiled Mansard roof between coped
gables, brick chimney stacks.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys with attics, 4 bays. Late C19 shop front
across ground floor, having thin deep glazing bars, 3-light
display windows with rounded top corners flanking a central
part-glazed door. The deep fascia has a reeded cornice; the
shop-front returns in one similar bay to the left, in Queen
Street. First floor has plain sashes in reveals, on deep stone
sills, and with decorative scrolled balcony fronts. Bold
moulded stone coping to parapet returned to mansard end, with
large stack. Flat roofed dormer windows to bay 2 and 4.
Return along Queen Street has painted ashlar gable with
matching sash window at first floor level.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
These premises now integral with No.2 Queen Street (qv).
Listing NGR: ST5475245620
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