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The Wine Vaults, Yeovil

Description: The Wine Vaults

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 October 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 261459

OS Grid Reference: ST5571715920
OS Grid Coordinates: 355717, 115920
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9410, -2.6316

Location: Wine Street, Yeovil, Somerset BA20 1PW

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

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Listing Text


8/120 No 8
(The Wine Vaults)

- II

Inn. Dated l877. Brick colourwashed with Ham stone dressings, with Welsh slated
roof hipped on North West corner; brick chimney stacks. 2-storey principal
facade to Union Street of 5-bays, bays 3 and 4 projecting and gabled, with plain
pndiment curtaining circular stone panel, this has angled bay window with long
sashes to ground floor, with two semi-circular headed sashes above set in
architraves with keystones; small entrance door to bay 2 with semi-circular
fanlight in arched surround with shallow flat hood; to bay 5 ground floor plain
sash in architrave: to bays 1, 2 and 5 first floor segmental headed sashes with
architraves and keystones, Plain stone quoins. (The modern shop, Nelson Wingate,
which intrudes into bays 1 and 2 occupying former forecourt not of interest).
The return to Wine Street of 5 bays, bays 4 and 5 projecting slightly. Large
ground floor window in 3-lights to bay 1, doorway to bay 2, plain window to
architrave in bay 3, then elliptical archway for former stables access, doorway
and window occupying bays 4 and 5; at first floor level 5-segmental headed sash
windows with architraves and keystones. Internally little altered at ground
floor level. Visually a very important corner building.

Listing NGR: ST5571715920

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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