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The Barracks, Weston-Super-Mare

Description: The Barracks

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 May 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 33236

OS Grid Reference: ST2288660606
OS Grid Coordinates: 322886, 160606
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3393, -3.1084

Location: Weston-Super-Mare, North Somerset

Locality: Weston-Super-Mare
County: North Somerset
Country: England

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Listing Text

The Barracks
ST 36 SW 1/77
Dated 1867. Limestone rubble with dressed quoins, slate roof. Two blocks with
brick infill between. The larger (western) block is long single storey range with 6
windows, 3 doors, all segmental headed and with granite keystone except westernmost
door with has fanlight and dates (1867, with VR under) carved on keystone. Most
windows partly blocked others modern glazing. End stacks with cornices and string
courses, raised verges with kneelers. Original glazing bar sashes at rear. Interior:
plain long open room, originally sub-divided at east end where stone flag floor
survives. Two finely rubbed thin brick round headed fireplaces. Attached to main
building is shorter (eastern) block; single storey, 2 windows, central door, same
features as longer block. Included for military history reasons. Part of the fort-

Listing NGR: ST2288660606

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Source: English Heritage

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