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No 5 and Adjoining Town Council Chamber, Watchet

Description: No 5 and Adjoining Town Council Chamber

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 December 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 264625

OS Grid Reference: ST0710043247
OS Grid Coordinates: 307100, 143247
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1809, -3.3305

Location: Swain Street, Watchet, Somerset TA23 0AB

Locality: Watchet
Local Authority: West Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA23 0AB

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Listing Text

No 5
and adjoining Town Council
ST 0643 2/18
ST 0743 2/18
Late C18, Council Chamber added circa 1860. Former Urban District Council Offices.
Stucco, slate gabled roof, ridge tiles, end brick chimney stacks, carved bargeboards
and finials. Two-storeys plus attic. Three window front, casements with horizontal
glazing bars, raised voussoirs and keystones. Central flat roof porch with Tuscan
columns, panelled door. Painted quoin stones. Dormer with modern clock face. To
right hand side Council Chamber and Offices. Stucco with slate roof; single storey.
Two casement windows and doorway to right.

Listing NGR: ST0710043247

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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