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Chindit House, Glastonbury

Description: Chindit House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 266012

OS Grid Reference: ST5020639227
OS Grid Coordinates: 350206, 139227
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1501, -2.7133

Location: 23 Wells Road, Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 9AH

Locality: Glastonbury
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA6 9AH

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Chindit House
ST 5039 6/190
Dated 1903. Small house with rich Gothic details, built by a local builder called
John Merrick for his own use. Asymmetrical front. 2 storeys. Ashlar. Slate
roof, bargeboards. Eaves cornice with paterae. Stringcourse. Plinth. Bay through
both storeys to left, small rectangular openings in curved splays. 2 brick chimneys
set at 45% rise from the top of the bay. Small oculus and carved panel with 1903
intertwined with the initials J M. Small oriel on 1st floor to right with rich
Gothic foliage. Cornices with paterae. 3 windows with foiled heads. One pair
of pointed lights on ground floor to right with decorated spandrels, another pair
on 1st floor over doorway. Central doorway with elongated open pediment supported
by columns with foliated capitals. 5-panel door with fanlight and small side-lights.

Listing NGR: ST5020639227

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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