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Nos 1 and 2 (Former Almshouses), Taunton

Description: Nos 1 and 2 (Former Almshouses)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 269781

OS Grid Reference: ST2286324505
OS Grid Coordinates: 322863, 124505
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0147, -3.1010

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

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Nos 1 & 2
(former Almshouses)
ST 2224 NE 9/278


Former Almshouses erected in 1845. Gothic 2 storey red brick building with ashlar
dressings. Left side comes forward slightly. 3 gables with moulded cappings rise
into old tile roof. Large central ashlar stack. Linked weathered hoodmoulds run
along the front. Original pointed lights to 1st floor (paired to left) and to
ground floor on right. 2 moulded pointed doorways under rectangular dripmoulds.
Original double doors.

Listing NGR: ST2286324505

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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