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Somerset and Wiltshire Savings Bank, Taunton

Description: Somerset and Wiltshire Savings Bank

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 269936

OS Grid Reference: ST2270424189
OS Grid Coordinates: 322704, 124189
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0119, -3.1032

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

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Listing Text

(South Side)
No (Somerset and
Wilts Savings Bank)
ST 2224 SE 11/105 4.6.52.
Premisis of an early local bark, established 1817, present building is probably
later. Main front is 3 storeys. Stucco, rusticated ground floor under stringcourse.
Deep cornice with parapet raised in centre to take clock. 3 windows, architrave
surrounds, cornices over lst floor windows. Sashes with glazing bars. Subsidiary
facades face east and south on to Vivary Park. Dignified building in an important
position at the end of High Street and beside the entrance gates to Vivary Park.

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

Listing NGR: ST2270424189

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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