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Nos 1 to 6 Vivary Apartments, Taunton

Description: Nos 1 to 6 Vivary Apartments

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 269819

OS Grid Reference: ST2277024206
OS Grid Coordinates: 322770, 124206
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0120, -3.1022

Location: 9 Mount Street, Taunton, Somerset TA1 3QB

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

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Listing Text

(South West Side)
Nos 24A to 29 (consec)
including Nos 1 to 6
(consec) Vivary Apartments
ST 2224 SE 11/135


Row of pleasant 2 storey early C19 and later stucco houses with gardens overlooking Vivary Park. Nos 1 to 6 (consec) Vivary Apartments is a block to the rear of No 29 Mount Street facing north towards High Street. Fronts on Mount Street are mostly colourwashed rubble. Mostly old tile roofs of varying levels, with higher hipped slate roof to north end. Some mid C19 Gothic detail especially at north end where there are pointed lights and rectangular dripmoulds. Mostly sashes with glazing bars. Nos 25 and 26 have wooden doorcases with 2 panel doors. An important group on the edge of Vivary Park.

All the listed buildings in Mount Street form a group together with the School. Unitarian Chapel, the Lawn and Mary Street House, Mary Street, the listed buildings in Vivary Park, Wilton House in Hammets Walk and Nos 1 to 14 (consec) Upper High Street.

Listing NGR: ST2277024206

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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