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The Old Market House Tea Shop, Langport

Description: The Old Market House Tea Shop

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 April 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 263144

OS Grid Reference: ST4190426753
OS Grid Coordinates: 341904, 126753
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0372, -2.8299

Location: 83 Bow Street, Langport TA10 9PQ

Locality: Langport
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA10 9PQ

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Listing Text

The Old Market House Tea Shop
(formerly listed as Market House

House, now restaurant. Earlier C18. Rendered, Ham stone dressings, all colourwashed; plain clay tiled roof between
abutments; brick chimney stacks to rear. Two storeys, 3 bays. Rusticated quoins, thin string course between floors,
coved eaves moulding: above, 12-paned sash windows in architraves with keystoned segmental arched heads; below,
matching opening to doorway of bay 2, with 6-panelled door having glazed toplight; to bays 1 and 3 are composite sash
windows, of 2+6+2 panes bay 1, probably early C20, and of 3+9+3 panes bay 3, somewhat earlier, both in plain openings.
A few C18 fittings internally to ground floor, but premises not fully seen. (Premises were an inn at time of last
survey, 1952/1959).

Listing NGR: ST4190426753

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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