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Blake House, Langport

Description: Blake House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 263152

OS Grid Reference: ST4182426728
OS Grid Coordinates: 341824, 126728
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0370, -2.8311

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


10/87 Blake House


House. Earlier C19. Local lias stone ashlar, upper floors colourwashed; Welsh slate roof behind parapet; brick chimney
stacks. Three storeys; 2 bays, of which bay 1, the narrower, projects slightly. Plinth, band course above ground floor,
parts of eaves course, cornice, plain parapet; sash windows in plain openings with flat heads, 12-pane to ground floor;
to first floor a 16-pane sash bay 1, and a 12-pane sash in architrave with apron panel bay 2; 9-pane sash windows
second floor; to left of lower bay 2 a 4-panelled door under margined rectangular fanlight in semi circular arched
recess, then a segmental through-arch with impost blocks, and panelled gates. Interior not seen. Forms good
companion-piece to Pottery Plus (qv) - the old mason's house - next door to west.

Listing NGR: ST4182426728

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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