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2, Priory Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Wells, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2073 / 51°12'26"N

Longitude: -2.6487 / 2°38'55"W

OS Eastings: 354776

OS Northings: 145549

OS Grid: ST547455

Mapcode National: GBR MN.48R2

Mapcode Global: VH89S.1XKB

Entry Name: 2, Priory Road

Listing Date: 12 November 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383069

English Heritage Legacy ID: 483487

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 PRIORY ROAD
662-1/7/205 (North West side)
12/11/53 No.2

GV II

House, now offices with flat over, on triangular corner site.
c1800. Fine-jointed red brick with Bath stone dressings, Welsh
slate roof hidden by parapet; rear wings in rubble with
double-Roman tiles; brick chimney stacks.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, 5 bays divided 3 and 2. Stone plinth,
rusticated plain pilasters, cornice and plain coped parapet. 2
C20 small-pane shop window units to ground floor, with an
original semicircular arched rusticated stone door surround
bay 2, incorporating cast-iron fanlight. Upper floors have
sash windows, 12-pane to first floor and 9-pane to second
floor, in plain openings with gauged brick flat arches, those
to bays 4 and 5 being of different pattern.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: ST5477445546

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

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