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Latitude: 51.2082 / 51°12'29"N
Longitude: -2.6494 / 2°38'57"W
OS Eastings: 354734
OS Northings: 145646
OS Grid: ST547456
Mapcode National: GBR MN.42MH
Mapcode Global: VH89S.1W7N
Entry Name: 80, High Street
Listing Date: 31 May 2000
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1383003
English Heritage Legacy ID: 483421
Location: Wells, Mendip, Somerset, BA5
Civil Parish: Wells
Built-Up Area: Wells
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST5445 HIGH STREET
662-1/7/141 (North side)
House with shop. C18/early C19. Brick with stone dressings,
all colourwashed, hipped Welsh slate roof, brick chimney
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys with attic, 2 bays. Late C19 shop window
to ground floor, with central recessed doorway with fanlight,
thin mullions, rounded top corners; deep fascia with moulded
cornice. The shop front is returned to the left in 2 panes in
the same detail, and continues is same detail to No.78 (qv)
adjoining, right. At first floor are two 12-pane sash windows
in plain surrounds, with gauged brick flat arched heads and
slim keystone; 12-pane sash on return over shop window.
No.windows to attic. At each end are bold alternating
rusticated quoins, with a rough coved cornice, and blocking
INTERIOR: the ground floor modified, but late C18 staircase
with hardwood handrail, turned newels and stick balusters
survives from ground floor to attic, some partitions and
doorcases survive at both levels. Later extension to rear.
Building has suffered slight settlement-shop front leans one
way and upper building the other.
Listing NGR: ST5473445646
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