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Warehouse and Street Wall to Rear of Highfield House, Shepton Mallet

Description: Warehouse and Street Wall to Rear of Highfield House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 June 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 266606

OS Grid Reference: ST6186543285
OS Grid Coordinates: 361865, 143285
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1875, -2.5470

Location: 8 Park Road, Shepton Mallet, Somerset BA4 5BP

Locality: Shepton Mallet
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA4 5BP

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Listing Text


6/207 Warehouse and street wall to rear
of Highfield House



Milling complex, now warehouse. Mid C19 for the Allens of Highfield House (qv). Doulting rubble, hipped slate roofs.
South-East mill block of 3-storeys, 7-bays, segmental headed openings, some barred, those to first floor with remains
of sash windows, small rectangular openings under eaves. Angled bay on first floor left of centre. Broad semi-circular
arched doorway to centre, stone architrave, plank doors. Doorway on second floor, gabled hoist springing out of roof
above. Lean-to's at right angles to left and right of facade, that to left of single storey backing onto high boundary
wall with Park Road, wall terminating in rusticated ashlar pier. Rectangular block to West obscured by lean-to's with
catslide roofs, one brick stack, one of ashlar having moulded capping. 2-windows on North gable end.

Listing NGR: ST6186543285

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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