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10-14, Church Street, Wiveliscombe

Description: 10-14, Church Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 270131

OS Grid Reference: ST0821027700
OS Grid Coordinates: 308210, 127700
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0413, -3.3106

Location: Church Street, Wiveliscombe, Somerset TA4 2LR

Locality: Wiveliscombe
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA4 2LR

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Listing Text


8/55 Nos 10-14



House, now divided. Late medieval, altered subsequently. Timber-framed with
random rubble masonry walls rendered, No 12 with applied half timbering over the
exposed masonry on the ground floor. Bitumen covered slate roofs, slate hung on
right return elevation, brick stacks. 3-storeys and 2-storeys respectively with
2:1:1:1 bays. Sashes with glazing bars on No 14 and C20 shopfront, C20 garage
doors and casement windows to right; Nos 10 and 12 have modern doors. The garage
reputedly contains smoke blackened jointed-cruck roof trusses with two 2-centred
arch headed openings between the garage and No 12, clearly visible in the
latter. Probably the service end of a hall house extending east into No 14,
chamfered beams in the latter may represent alterations of the C16-C17. No 12
has a large C16 fireplace with moulded stone jambs and moulded wooden lintel.

Listing NGR: ST0821027700

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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