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21, New Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Wells, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2131 / 51°12'47"N

Longitude: -2.6466 / 2°38'47"W

OS Eastings: 354931

OS Northings: 146182

OS Grid: ST549461

Mapcode National: GBR MN.3WV6

Mapcode Global: VH89S.2RPY

Entry Name: 21, New Street

Listing Date: 13 September 1972

Last Amended: 28 June 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383050

English Heritage Legacy ID: 483468

Location: Wells, Mendip, Somerset, BA5

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Wells

Built-Up Area: Wells

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

WELLS

662-1/6/187 NEW STREET
13-SEP-1972 (West side)
21

GV II

GV II
House. Early C19 refronting of C16 house. Rendered and colourwashed over rubble, triple roll clay tiled roof with high coped gable to south, and continuation to north over No.23 (qv) , brick chimney stacks. One-unit plan. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, 2 bays. Plinth. Ground floor has 12-pane sash windows in plain openings, first floor has 2-light cross-glazed casement windows. Entrance between bays, a part-glazed door on heavy frame, with timber hood on brackets. Small pointed arch attic window in south gable end.
INTERIOR: VAG report notes C16 open fireplace with scratch-moulded flanking cupboards to right, winder stair to rear; stack to left, probably inserted into former passage with beam morticed for former partition to right; 3-bay roof with notched tenoned apexes, 2 tiers of in-line tenoned purlins and cranked tenoned collars.
(Hale B: Vernacular Architecture Group. Report: 1993-)

Listing NGR: ST5493146182

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