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Old Council House, Taunton

Description: Old Council House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 269702

OS Grid Reference: ST2307724544
OS Grid Coordinates: 323077, 124544
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0151, -3.0979

Location: Eastgate Gardens, Taunton, Somerset TA1 3LS

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

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Listing Text

(North Side)
No 39 (Old Council House)
ST 2524 NW 12/241


Possibly mid Cl9. 3 storey ashlar front with eccentric detail. Cornice with gadrooning,
blocking course. Pilasters with incised key motif, 3 windows with fluted dripmoulds
and rosettes over. Sashes with Gothic glazing bars. 'Old Council House' in low
relief lettering over lst floor windows. Modern shop front.

Nos 30, 40, 40A, 41 and 42 form a group with Nos 1 to 3 (consec) East Gate.

Listing NGR: ST2307724544

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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