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Latitude: 51.2068 / 51°12'24"N
Longitude: -2.6467 / 2°38'47"W
OS Eastings: 354921
OS Northings: 145491
OS Grid: ST549454
Mapcode National: GBR MN.4990
Mapcode Global: VH89S.2XPQ
Entry Name: 20, South Street
Listing Date: 9 June 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1383160
English Heritage Legacy ID: 483578
Location: Wells, Mendip, Somerset, BA5
Civil Parish: Wells
Built-Up Area: Wells
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST5545 SOUTH STREET
662-1/5/239 (South side)
Former farmhouse (vacant and awaiting repair May 1990).
Probably early C18, reshaped C19 and C20. pebbledash rendering
on brick and stone rubble, clay pantiled Mansard roof between
ogee-curved coped gables, brick chimney stacks. 3-unit plan
with central stairhall.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys with attic, street elevation 2 wide bays.
to right of ground floor a small 3-light metal casement
window, and to left of first floor a 4-pane sash window with
exposed sash boxes, both in plain openings, to lower left a
6-panel door in timber architrave with flat timber hood.
Single flat-roofed dormer with 4-pane sash over first-floor
window. Rear south elevation of 3 bays, 4-pane sash windows to
outer bays both levels, with central first-floor window being
a 12-pane sash with radially glazed semicircular head, below a
6-panel door set in C20 rustic porch. Flat-roofed dormers with
4-pane sash windows over each bay.
INTERIOR: features 6-panel doors and panelled cupboard doors,
dog-leg open string stair with stick balusters, turned newel
and moulded handrail, roof structure apparently late C19, with
collared rafters and braces from the tie-beams to ridge piece.
Listing NGR: ST5492145491
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