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Building Immediately West of Number 17

A Grade II Listed Building in Wells, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2128 / 51°12'45"N

Longitude: -2.6429 / 2°38'34"W

OS Eastings: 355186

OS Northings: 146147

OS Grid: ST551461

Mapcode National: GBR MN.3XXW

Mapcode Global: VH89S.4SM5

Entry Name: Building Immediately West of Number 17

Listing Date: 12 November 1953

Last Amended: 31 May 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383172

English Heritage Legacy ID: 483590

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 THE LIBERTY
662-1/6/307 (East side)
12/11/53 Building immediately west of No.17
(Formerly Listed as:
THE LIBERTY
(East side)
No.17)

GV II

Former outbuilding, now school annexe. Possibly C15, modified
in C19 and C20. Random local stone rubble with ashlar
dressings, hipped roof with double Roman clay tiles.
Rectangular plan.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys with single-storey addition at right
angles to the road, 3 bays, Buttresses with moulded offsets
between bays, bay 1 has two chamfered 4-centre arched window
openings, not aligned, with casements having rectangular
leaded panes, to left of the ground-floor window a blocked
single rectangular window, bay 2 has an arched window with a
rectangular single-light window to the right with another
blocked window above, bay 3 has an arched window at
first-floor level with a blocked window to the right, and
below are 2 former 2-light mullioned windows, the mullions now
removed and leaded casements fitted.
Attached at the west end is a C19 crosswing with gabled roof
and flat-roofed link, having 2 brick-lined elliptical arches
housing C20 window and door units.
INTERIOR: not inspected but noted as having C19 and C20
features.

Listing NGR: ST5518646147

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

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