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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1383037
English Heritage Legacy ID: 483455
Location: Wells, Mendip, Somerset, BA5
Civil Parish: Wells
Built-Up Area: Wells
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST5446 NEW STREET
662-1/6/173 (East side)
and attached railings
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
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