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9, High Street, Yeovil

Description: 9, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 October 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 261381

OS Grid Reference: ST5565215984
OS Grid Coordinates: 355652, 115984
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9416, -2.6326

Location: 8 Church Street, Yeovil, Somerset BA20 1RG

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

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Listing Text


8/44 No 9



Bank. Mid-late C19. Ashlar stone, roof hidden behind parapet, 3-storeys of
5-bays, in which 1 and 5 are narrow and set back from the remainder, in a
classical commercial style. The ground floor in rusticated work above a plain
stone plinth, with some pecked stone: the central doorway (with a modern
infilling) and the 2-pairs of windows on either side have semi-circular arched
heads in rusticated surrounds, the windows being plain sashes; the doorway has
rusticated pilasters, bracket capitals and a segmental pediment: in the side
bays, the left-hand has a blind arched panel, the right a door with
semi-circular arched fanlight: at-first floor level a triple window centrally,
the 2-outer plain sashes having arched heads, the middle having a lugged and
heeled architrave, the assembly having a hood mould on console brackets, with
central pediment; to bays 2 and 4, four-pane sashes in lugged and heeled
architraves with flat hood over, and to bay 1 and 5 tall narrow semi-circular
arched sashes; to second floor matching flanking windows without hoods to bay 2
and 4, with a plainer triple window centrally. String course to both sill
levels, and rusticated quoins to projection; heavy bracketted cornice and
shallow parapet. Interior not seen.

Listing NGR: ST5564115989

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Source: English Heritage

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