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Drake's Place, Wellington

Description: Drake's Place

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 January 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 270069

OS Grid Reference: ST1411221020
OS Grid Coordinates: 314112, 121020
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9822, -3.2249

Locality: Wellington
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA21 8SZ

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Listing Text

(North West Side)
Drake's Place
(Formerly listed under
High Street)
ST 12 SW 4/4 25.1.51.
Fine square early to mid C18 house with 2 storey 5 window fronts. Alterations
and additions, including stucco, dormers, east porch etc, appear to have been
made mid C19. Original entrance has Doric porch; Ionic pilasters to window above.
Corn:ice and parapets. Interior has at least one (probably 2 more) very good early
to mid-C18 panelled room with fluted pilasters, enriched ceiling, shell and foliage
carving to overmantel and doorheads. Similar doorheads in Hall. Mid C19 staircase.

Listing NGR: ST1411221020

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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