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Nos 1 to 21 and Front Garden Walls and Gate Piers, Weston-Super-Mare

Description: Nos 1 to 21 and Front Garden Walls and Gate Piers

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 May 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 33197

OS Grid Reference: ST3218560755
OS Grid Coordinates: 332185, 160755
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3418, -2.9750

Location: Albert Avenue, Weston-Super-Mare, North Somerset BS23 1XL

Locality: Weston-Super-Mare
County: North Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BS23 1XL

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Listing Text

Nos 1 to 21 (consec)
and front garden walls
ST 36 SW 1/14 4.5.79 and gate piers
Circa 1855 crescent set back from sea-front with semi-formal park in front. Four
storey centre-piece and end pavilions linked by 3 storey sections. Bath stone
ashlar with ground floor impost string and cill bands, modillion cornice and pierced
parapet. Concealed roof. Modillion capping to chimneys. Plate and large pane
sash windows, 2 per house, 3 to end pavilions with architraves, and keystones, and
cill brackets. First and second floor windows segment headed (third floor of centre
and wings also). Ground floor windows arched. End pavilions have stilted arch first
floor windows. Stone brackets to first floor balconies, cast iron, some with panelled
stone dies. Panelled doors, plain arched fanlights. Front gardens end in Pennant
stone dwarf walls and each has pair of gate-piers of Pennant with Bath stone quoins
and segmented capping on modillion cornice. One of Weston-Super-Mare's best set

Listing NGR: ST3218560755

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Source: English Heritage

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