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2 and 4a, Bath Road, Beckington

Description: 2 and 4a, Bath Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 266947

OS Grid Reference: ST8007951848
OS Grid Coordinates: 380079, 151848
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2654, -2.2869

Location: Bath Road, Beckington, Somerset BA3 6SJ

Locality: Beckington
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA3 6SJ

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Listing Text


BATH ROAD (East side)
Nos 2, 2A and 4A


House and shop attached to a further shop by a contiguous outbuilding. Late C18. Coursed rubble, slate roof to number 2, double Roman tile roof to remainder, coping differentiating that of 4A which is of lower pitch. Irregular facade in 3 parts. Number 2 of 2 storeys, 2 bays, flush mounted sash windows of 4 panes to first floor, 2 shop windows to ground floor, to left broad 6 pane sash window under a wooden lintel to right shop front with a 6 pane opening flanked by pilasters with fluted caps supporting a leaded drip hood. Central door opening, 6-panelled door, top 2 panels glazed. To left continuous outbuilding of 2 bays, 2 storeys; left bay has 5 pane casements under wooden lintels; further small plank door under wooden lintel on first floor; 2 door openings on ground floor, to left recessed broad plank doors, to right 6-panelled door, top 2 panels glazed, both under wooden lintels. Attached shop to left divided by a plain pilaster has handsome shop front on an ashlar base. Central recessed three-quarter glazed door, transon light; 6-light window each side, the whole flanked by panelled pilasters supporting a narrow faciaboard carrying 4 moulded brackets in turn supporting a narrow drip-hood.

Listing NGR: ST8007951848

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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