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74 and 76, Preston Road, Yeovil

Description: 74 and 76, Preston Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 October 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 261410

OS Grid Reference: ST5438416448
OS Grid Coordinates: 354384, 116448
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9457, -2.6507

Location: Preston Road, Yeovil, Somerset BA20 2DR

Locality: Yeovil
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA20 2DR

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Listing Text


1/72 Nos 74 & 76


- II

Cottages, semi-detached c1850. 2-storeys and attic, local Stone cut and squared
with plain ashlar quoins and dressings, plain clay tiles to roof, with
ornamental bands of fish-scale tiles; central and end plain brick chimney
stacks. Each house of 2-bays, the outer bays projecting slightly. No 74 has
french doors set in arched head (with main entrance to rear); No 76 has
projecting wood porch of later date; both doorways with small windows either
side: simple chamfer-mullioned 3-light windows (with no hood mouldings) to
ground floor: outer first floor windows 3-light (the centre light taller), the
inner most of 2-lights: small gable windows to attics. Small gables to inner
windows, full gables to outer bays, all with ornamental bargeboards (the larger
gable to No 76 has altered pattern). West side extension to No 76 in ashlar
stonework with projecting 2-storeys angled bay with sliding sash windows and
matching decorated gable. Interiors not seen. Outbuildings to both properties
not of interest.

Listing NGR: ST5438416448

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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