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3, 4 and 5, Priest Row

A Grade II Listed Building in Wells, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2085 / 51°12'30"N

Longitude: -2.6497 / 2°38'58"W

OS Eastings: 354709

OS Northings: 145672

OS Grid: ST547456

Mapcode National: GBR MN.42J3

Mapcode Global: VH89S.1W1G

Entry Name: 3, 4 and 5, Priest Row

Listing Date: 31 May 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383060

English Heritage Legacy ID: 483478

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

ST5445 PRIEST ROW
662-1/7/343 (East side)
Nos.3, 4 AND 5

GV II

Short terrace of 3 houses. Early C19. Rubble, mainly rendered,
ashlar plinth and dressings, slate roofs. One-bay cottages
with entrance to the left of window bay in each, and with a
wide-span roof.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and attic, each with a flat-roofed 2-light
dormer, but that to No.4 blocked at time of survey. Remainder
of windows are 16-pane sashes, with raised plat surrounds and
stone sills. Doorcases have plain pilasters carrying a plain
frieze, moulded cornice, and blocking-course, and the cornice
is carried on curved brackets above the pilasters. Nos 4 and 5
retain original panelled doors, No.3 has a C20 part-glazed
door. There is a deep plain plinth, flush pilasters at each
end of the terrace, a deep brick ridge stack with 3 flues to
each right party-wall, and coped gables; the left gable, which
is plain and unrendered, rises to a half-hip.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
This is a modest terrace, externally almost unaltered, and
holding an important position immediately opposite the E end
of the Church of St Cuthbert.

Listing NGR: ST5470945677

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

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