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Minus Ten, South Petherton

Description: Minus Ten

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 264256

OS Grid Reference: ST4322016927
OS Grid Coordinates: 343220, 116927
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9490, -2.8096

Location: Market Square, South Petherton, Somerset TA13 5DE

Locality: South Petherton
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA13 5DE

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Listing Text

7/171 No 8
(Minus Ten)


House and shop in row. C17 or earlier, modified in C19. Ham stone ashlar; Welsh slate roof between high stepped coped
gables, possibly replacing thatch; brick end chimney stacks. Two storeys with attics, 3 bays. Eaves course, continued
as a cornice along north return; above, 3-light hollow-chamfer mullioned windows in wave-mould recesses with labels,
the heads of the horizontal-bar casement infills having 3-centre-arched heads with incised spandrils; below, a late C19
shopfront to bay 1 and most of bay 2, with a pair of 1+2+1-light angled bay windows set on stall-risers, the
lights having imposts and semi-circular arched heads; between these a recessed doorway with C20 door under plain
fanlight; above this shopfront a shallow- fascia with moulded top and lead flat roof; right of bay 2 a simple C19
opening with pair of C20 doors in recess, and to lower bay a 3-light shop window matching the angled bay windows, with
shallow fascia over: two roof lights, to bays 1 and 3. North return elevation has 12-pane sash in plain opening at
lower level. Interior not seen, but reported are indications of a former crosswing plan, with some chamfered beans,
having scroll stops; collar- and-tie roof trusses. Some of the building may have been timber framed formerly (VAG
Report, unpublished SRO, 1975).

Listing NGR: ST4321916929

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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