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Latitude: 51.2124 / 51°12'44"N
Longitude: -2.6467 / 2°38'48"W
OS Eastings: 354922
OS Northings: 146107
OS Grid: ST549461
Mapcode National: GBR MN.3WT5
Mapcode Global: VH89S.2SMG
Entry Name: Mountroy and Attached Forecourt Railings
Listing Date: 12 November 1953
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1383048
English Heritage Legacy ID: 483466
Location: Wells, Mendip, Somerset, BA5
Civil Parish: Wells
Built-Up Area: Wells
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST5446 NEW STREET
662-1/6/185 (West side)
Mountroy and attached forecourt
Also known as: The Judge's Lodgings NEW STREET.
House. Late C18/early C19. Rendered over rubble with false
ashlar lining, stone dressings, Welsh slate double Mansard
roof between Dutch curve coped gables, ashlar chimney stacks.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys with attics, 5 bays, with flanking 2- and
3-bay extensions. Plinth, rusticated quoins, cornice, plain
parapet. Plain sash windows set in plain architraves, in
centre bay a C20 door in plain architrave, with
"anse-de-panier" stone hood on brackets. 4 flat roofed dormers
with 9-pane sash windows behind parapet. Left-hand extension
has no cornice or parapet, but coped gables to a double roof.
Right-hand extension has cornice, parapet and hipped roof at
right angles to remainder, the ground floor has a central
composite window of 3 plain sashes, the middle wider.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: in front is a basement area, with 5 steps
up and then a bridge over to the front door, flanked with
early C19 railings.
This property marks the northern limit of medieval development
Listing NGR: ST5492246107
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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