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2 and 4, High Street, Axbridge

Description: 2 and 4, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 February 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 268668

OS Grid Reference: ST4306454551
OS Grid Coordinates: 343064, 154551
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2872, -2.8178

Location: High Street, Axbridge, Somerset BS26 2AF

Locality: Axbridge
Local Authority: Sedgemoor District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BS26 2AF

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Listing Text

ST 4354 AXBRIDGE HIGH STREET (north side)

12/16 Nos 2 and 4
(previously listed as 7 yards
west of No 3 premises occupied by
J. Sully & Co., premises occupied
by Axbridge Drug Stores adjoining
to west)



Shop and house. C16, C17, late C18 alterations. Timber framed, rendered, exposed close studding with middle rail,
continuous jetties to first and second floors, beams exposed; jetty to ground floor under-built in brick; arch braces
to left return, pantile roof with wide overhang to left gable. 3 storeys, 3 bays, 3-light casements to second floor,
2-light transomed casements to first floor; leaded lights. Shop front of 36-lights to ground floor, 2 door openings to
right; half glazed door with transolight; 6-panelled C18 door, 2 panels glazed in a moulded and stopped wooden
surround. Two storey single bay rubble wing to right, flush moulded 12-light sash windows, some glazing bars missing.
Building under restoration at time of re-survey (December 1983. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, November 1982).

Listing NGR: ST4306354555

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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