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27 and 29, Princes Street, Yeovil

Description: 27 and 29, Princes Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 October 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 261420

OS Grid Reference: ST5555816058
OS Grid Coordinates: 355558, 116058
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9422, -2.6339

Location: 27 Princes Street, Yeovil, Somerset BA20 1EG

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

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Listing Text


5/82 Nos 27 & 29



Houses now shops, late C17. Brick with Ham Stone dressings; stone slate roof
between coped gables. 2-storeys of 5-bays. Modern shopfronts to ground floor in
flat arched recesses in stone ashlar work under stone band course: to first five
12-pane windows regularly spaced in stone architraves with keystones: rusticated
stone quoins to first floor, and stone eaves cornice. The interior and rear
elevation not seen. These properties are integral with Nos 23 and 25 (q.v.),
sharing same roof and eaves cornice, although the different facing material at
first floor level suggests that this house has been re-fronted more than once:
the windows also are deeper than those of the adjacent building. Re-fronted by
John Old, Mercer in 1714, later home of John Old Goodford and Thomas Cave

Listing NGR: ST5554416061

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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