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Number 6 and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Wells, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2117 / 51°12'42"N

Longitude: -2.6463 / 2°38'46"W

OS Eastings: 354951

OS Northings: 146034

OS Grid: ST549460

Mapcode National: GBR MN.3WY8

Mapcode Global: VH89S.2SVY

Entry Name: Number 6 and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 12 November 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383037

English Heritage Legacy ID: 483455

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

ST5446 NEW STREET
662-1/6/173 (East side)
12/11/53 No.6
and attached railings

GV II

House in row. Mid C18. Rendered and colourwashed, Welsh slate
roof, half hipped to south with plain gable to north, brick
chimney stacks, the north partly rendered.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys with attic and basement, 4 bays. Segmental
arched 12-pane sashes with thick glazing bars and some crown
glass, all in plain openings, upper bay 3 blind and painted.
Matching 9-pane sashes with flat heads to basement bays 1 and
2, with part-glazed door to basement bay 3. Entrance to ground
floor bay 4, up 7 steps to a 6-panel door with ornamental
fanlight over, above which is a C20 hood on timber brackets. 2
hipped dormers with 6-pane sashes and slate-clad cheeks.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: as the front boundary around the basement
area and returning up the steps to the doorway, are early C19
railings on low ashlar walling, having hand-formed spearhead
tops; matching gate opposite the basement door, late
additional iron handrail to right of main doorway.

Listing NGR: ST5495146034

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

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