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R and M Cochran and House Adjoining to Right, Mere

Description: R and M Cochran and House Adjoining to Right

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 July 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 320211

OS Grid Reference: ST8127832354
OS Grid Coordinates: 381278, 132354
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0902, -2.2687

Location: Church Street, Mere, Wiltshire BA12 6DL

Locality: Mere
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA12 6DL

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Listing Text

(south side)

6/82 R & M Cochran and house
adjoining to right


Two houses and shop in row. C18. Coursed and square limestone, plain tile
roof. Long narrow frontage and two deep back wings. Two storeys, 4+2 windows.
At ground floor a broad double-fronted shop front of mid C19 with slender cast
iron colonnettes to 4 vertical lights and return, each side of central recessed
glazed door and all to flat canopy over frieze and cornice; small stone stall-
board. Heads of lights very flat arches formed in cast iron; to the right a
former door, now a glazed opening. Right half has a broad door with 2 fielded
horizontal panels under a built-in 4-centred glazed head, with flat hood on
moulded consoles, moulded architrave. 16-pane sash set in wider opening to wood
lintel with beaded edge far right. First floor has four 16-pane and 2 margin-
pane sashes. Hipped dormer, extreme left with 15-pane sash and extreme right
2-light casement. Large square brick stack to right gable; this gable
rendered. To far left is a blocked opening originally a through-way. A partic-
ularly good shop-front, and reasonable survival of the whole facade. Interior
not inspected.

Listing NGR: ST8127832354

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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