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Town House with Its Gate Piers and North Boundary Wall, Yeovil

Description: Town House with Its Gate Piers and North Boundary Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 October 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 261347

OS Grid Reference: ST5559116028
OS Grid Coordinates: 355591, 116028
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9420, -2.6334

Location: 1 Church Street, Yeovil, Somerset BA20 1HB

Locality: Yeovil
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA20 1HB

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Listing Text


5/10 No 4
(Town House) with its gate piers
and North boundary wall



Town House now offices, probably c1830. Cut and squared local stone in random
courses Ham stone dressings. Welsh slated roof between coped gables, one
truncated brick stack to left-hand end. 2-storey facade of 5-bays of A.B.A.B.A.
pattern, the middle 3-bays projecting slightly. Entrance doorway in bay 2 has
plain architrave, with flat stone hood and typical Yeovil pattern console
brackets - 6-panelled door, with ornamental rectangular cast iron fanlight over.
12-pane sash windows to bays 2 and 4, 8 pane sashes to bays 1, 3 and 5 (bays 1
and 3 being blank on the ground floor), all set in architraves: Small plinth,
and band course between floors, quoins unmarked. Low parapet incorporating
cornice moulding to 3-centre bays. Interior not inspected. Stone front boundary
wall to full height to left-hand of entrance, reduced on right-hand side: two
rustic jointed stone gate piers with flattish square moulded caps.

Listing NGR: ST5558916027

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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