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1-6, Cheapside, Taunton

Description: 1-6, Cheapside

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 4 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 269657

OS Grid Reference: ST2284224454
OS Grid Coordinates: 322842, 124454
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0143, -3.1013

Location: East Street, Taunton, Somerset TA1 1JD

Locality: Taunton
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA1 1JD

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Nos 1 to 6 (consec)
ST 2224 SE 11/36 4.6.52.


An imposing early C19 stucco block on an island site at the west end of East Street.
North front is slightly curved and treated with pilasters and bands. Moulded cornice
and parapet. Rounded ends to front, that to the east forming a good 4 storey bow.
Delicate wrought-iron balcony returned round curved end, supported on brackets
above shop window to No 6. 10 sash windows, mostly with glazing bars. Later shop

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: ST2285224453

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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