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1-5, the Crescent (See Details for Further Address Information), Taunton

Description: 1-5, the Crescent (See Details for Further Address Information)

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 4 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 269674

OS Grid Reference: ST2254224324
OS Grid Coordinates: 322542, 124324
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0131, -3.1055

Location: Crescent Way, Taunton, Somerset TA1 4EA

Locality: Taunton
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA1 4EA

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Listing Text

1710 (East Side)
4.6.52. Nos 1 to 5 (consec)
- No 6
4,6,52, Nos 7 to 11 (consec)
ST 2224 SE 11/38


Long section of terrace built 1807. 3 storey plus basement houses in pinkish-
brown brick. Plain pilasters divide the houses. Hipped slate roofs behind parapets,
2 window per house, sashes with glazing bars. Round-headed openings to ground
floor. Segmental iron balconies to lst floor. Round headed doorways in plain
reveals, traceried fanlights, Good 6-panel doors in 2 leaves. Attached railings
to forecourts and flanking basement steps. No 1 has been partly rebuilt.

All the Iisted buildings in the Crescent form a group with No 14 and Wall
Bath Place and Dragon Book Shop, Corporation Street.

Listing NGR: ST2254224324

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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