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1a, Billet Street, Taunton

Description: 1a, Billet Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 269631

OS Grid Reference: ST2291124459
OS Grid Coordinates: 322911, 124459
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0143, -3.1003

Location: East Street, Taunton, Somerset TA1 3NG

Locality: Taunton
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA1 3NG

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Listing Text

(West Side)
No 1A
ST 2224 SE 11/171


Large mid/late C19 building occupying a corner site with East Street. 3 storeys.
White brick. Dentil cornice and parapet. Plain pilasters. Moulded strings divide
storeys. Curved corner, 1 window facing East Street, 3 windows to Billet Street.
One 3-light window to 2nd floor and one canted bay to 1st floor on East Street.
Windows with architrave surrounds, sashes no glazing bars. Contemporary shop fronts
turning the corner with large entrance in Billet Street, rusticated pilasters,
large volutes and double 4-panel doors. Lower 2 storey extension to left. Included
for group value.

No 1A Billet Street No 66 the County Hotel, the Brendon Bar and No "8" East Street,
form an important group with the listed buildings in Cheapside, Fore Street and
the Parade.

Listing NGR: ST2291324453

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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