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7-10, Swain Street, Watchet

Description: 7-10, Swain Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 December 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 264626

OS Grid Reference: ST0709443282
OS Grid Coordinates: 307094, 143282
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1812, -3.3306

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

Nos 7 to 10 (consec)
ST 0743 2/19
Mid/late C19 row of 4 buildings. Squared random rubble red sandstone, stone dressings.
Slate roofs with ridge tiles. Two-storeys plus attics. Nos 7 and 8 three windows,
paired sashes with semi-circular heads, dressed stone reveals, voussoirs and keystones.
Bracketted eaves. Three gable dormer windows, centre window with semi-circular arched
roof. Quoins stones. Contemporary shop fronts with moulded stone pilasters, 4-lights
with semi-circular heads divided by shafts with leaf capitals and carved spandrels.
Plain doorways to left-hand side of shop front. Nos 9 and 10 with 3 semi-circular dormer
windows partly set in raised front stone wall. Dormers have stone surrounds to
casement windows with traceried fanlights. Moulded stone cornice. Three paired
sash windows at first floor as Nos 7 and 8. Modern shop fronts.

Listing NGR: ST0709443282

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Source: English Heritage

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