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73, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Wells, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2079 / 51°12'28"N

Longitude: -2.6492 / 2°38'57"W

OS Eastings: 354745

OS Northings: 145615

OS Grid: ST547456

Mapcode National: GBR MN.42NP

Mapcode Global: VH89S.1WBV

Plus Code: 9C3V6952+58

Entry Name: 73, High Street

Listing Date: 13 September 1972

Last Amended: 31 May 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1382998

English Heritage Legacy ID: 483416

Location: Wells, Mendip, Somerset, BA5

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Wells

Built-Up Area: Wells

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


662-1/7/136 (South side)
13/09/72 No.73
(Formerly Listed as:
(South side)
Nos.73 AND 75)


House in row, with shop. Mid to late C19. Red brick in Flemish
bond with stone dressings. Welsh slate gabled roof behind
parapet, brick chimney stacks.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys with attic, 2 bays. Late C19 shop front
between panelled pilasters and thin fascia, with recessed
doorway and part-glazed door towards right, the transomd
display windows having leaded coloured glass toplight. Above,
plain end pilasters, sill band courses, moulded cornice and
plain coping to parapet. Margin-pane sashes in moulded stone
architraves, with small brackets under second floor sills.
Flat roofed dormer window over bay one.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
Similar to but not identical with No.75 (qv) adjoining.

Listing NGR: ST5474545615

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

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