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Newlyn and the Little House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wells, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2119 / 51°12'42"N

Longitude: -2.6462 / 2°38'46"W

OS Eastings: 354958

OS Northings: 146056

OS Grid: ST549460

Mapcode National: GBR MN.3WZH

Mapcode Global: VH89S.2SXT

Entry Name: Newlyn and the Little House

Listing Date: 12 November 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383039

English Heritage Legacy ID: 483457

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
662-1/6/175 (East side)
12/11/53 Nos.8 AND 8B
Newlyn (No.8) and The Little House
(No.8B)

GV II

Large house in row, now sub-divided. c1820, refronted late
C19. Rendered over rubble, Welsh slate roof between coped
gables, rendered brick chimney stacks.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys with attics, 4 bays. Plinth pilaster
strips to ends, cornice with secret gutter, plain sash windows
to bays 1 and 2, and angled bay windows with plain sashes to
bays 3 and 4, set at a lower level to accommodate slope of
hill, with flat roofs over cornice mouldings. Doorway in the
centre of window unit of bay 3, a 6-panel C20 door, set inside
pilasters, cornice and hood; a second door between bays 3 and
4, also a C20 six-panel door, set under a rectangular transom-
light with ornamental leading, with matching hood over. C19
cast-iron footscrapers to right of each doorway. 2 hipped roof
dormer windows in roof.
INTERIOR: not inspected.


Listing NGR: ST5495846056

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

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