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66, High Street, West Coker

Description: 66, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 263860

OS Grid Reference: ST5144213578
OS Grid Coordinates: 351442, 113578
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9196, -2.6922

Location: High Street, West Coker, Somerset BA22 9AT

Locality: West Coker
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA22 9AT

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Listing Text


9/302 No.66

One of a terrace of six houses. Dated 1887. Ham stone cut and squired, with ashlar dressings; plain clay tiles with
moulded ridges between coped gables; brick chimney stack. 2-storeys; 2 bays, of which the right hind projects.
Chamfered mullioned windows with modern leaded casements, 2-light below, 3 above, to gabled bay, above a stepped hood
course, gable vent and fleur-de-lys finial to coping; to bay-1, on normal plane, a 4-centre moulded arched doorway with
matching small sidelights above a panel of fish-scale tiles in which is set a C20 casement. Interior not seen. A
remarkably well detailed terrace with deliberate 'spoiled symmetry', in the style of Norman Shaw, and prophetic of the
early 'Garden City' houses, an early and little changed example.

Listing NGR: ST5144213578

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Source: English Heritage

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