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Lamb House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wells, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2123 / 51°12'44"N

Longitude: -2.6403 / 2°38'24"W

OS Eastings: 355373

OS Northings: 146094

OS Grid: ST553460

Mapcode National: GBR MN.3YQL

Mapcode Global: VH89S.6S1J

Entry Name: Lamb House

Listing Date: 12 November 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383133

English Heritage Legacy ID: 483551

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 ST THOMAS STREET
662-1/6/274 (North side)
12/11/53 No.25
Lamb House

GV II

House in row. c1800. Doulting ashlar stone facade, rendered
sides, Welsh slate mansard roof between coped gables, rendered
end chimney stacks.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys with attics, 3 bays. Plinth, deep cornice,
plain parapet with moulded coping. Ground floor bay 1 has a
flat-roofed 32-pane bow window, with fluted side pilasters and
fascia with cornice; to bay 3 and all first-floor bays are
12-pane sash windows in plain openings. Doorway to centre, up
4 steps, has a 6-panel door with cast-iron rectangular
fanlight with ornamental glazing bars, set in architrave and
with pediment hood on console brackets, above which is a
wrought-iron bracket for former lamp. Flat roofed dormer
windows behind parapet to bays 1 and 3.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
A fine ashlar facade with a notable bow window.

Listing NGR: ST5537346094

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

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