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Taunton Station (South Block), Taunton

Description: Taunton Station (South Block)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 269918

OS Grid Reference: ST2273725421
OS Grid Coordinates: 322737, 125421
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0230, -3.1030

Location: Station Road, Taunton, Somerset TA1 1NX

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

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Listing Text

(East Side)
Taunton Station
(South block)
ST 2225 6/391
About 1845 when the railway was opened. 2 storey white brick building with lower
wings to side. Cornice and parapet. Hipped slate roof. 3 windows, the end window
bays project slightly. Sashes (triple light in centre) in painted moulded surrounds,
glazing bars. Ground floor has windows and central doorway with cornices on brackets.
Canopy over ground floor on curved iron brackets with scrolled detail: frilled
edge to canopy 1 storey contemporary range to left with large round headed archway
and key-stone in corner and canopy over.

Taunton Station (South block) forms a group with former Great Western Hotel and
the Wheel Tapper Public House.

Listing NGR: ST2273725421

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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