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Priory Barn, Taunton

Description: Priory Barn

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 4 July 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 269856

OS Grid Reference: ST2301124965
OS Grid Coordinates: 323011, 124965
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0189, -3.0990

Location: St Augustine Street, Taunton, Somerset TA1 1JT

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

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Listing Text

(North Side)
Priory Barn
ST 2224 NW 12/20 4.6.52.


Down a lane leading from the north side of the street. Only surviving building
of the Lugustinian Priory founded about 1220. Now in the yard of a building contractor.
The structure is of local stone rubble, the north end repaired with red brick.
Old tile roof. Various door and window openings of Bishop's Lydeard stone. The
south end of the barn is well preserved and has two 2 light early C14 windows with
dripmoulds and plate tracery. Later tie-beam roof inside. AM.

St James's Vicarage and Priory Barn form a group.

Listing NGR: ST2301124965

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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