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Hodge Carpet Saleroom, Taunton

Description: Hodge Carpet Saleroom

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 269721

OS Grid Reference: ST2281724454
OS Grid Coordinates: 322817, 124454
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0143, -3.1016

Location: Paul Street, Taunton, Somerset TA1 3PF

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

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Listing Text

(South Side)
No 1
ST 2224 SE 11/248


2 .
Includes Hodge Carpet saleroom, Paul Street.
One building. Probably late C19. 2 storeys on Fore Street, one storey to rear.
painted brick, banded quoins. Cornice and parapet, pier with volutes on parapet
to left. 3 windows, sashes without glazing bars. The side elevation in Paul Street
has similar detail. High painted brick parapet with large urns is attached to
left side. Shop front on Fore Street is joined to a continuous range of shop fronts
running down Paul Street. Dentilled cornice over plain fascia supported by pilasters
and 1/2 columns (paired 3/4-columns in Paul Street). Modern shop glazing.

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

Listing NGR: ST2281624448

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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