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Latitude: 51.1473 / 51°8'50"N
Longitude: -2.7177 / 2°43'3"W
OS Eastings: 349896
OS Northings: 138910
OS Grid: ST498389
Mapcode National: GBR MK.7WW2
Mapcode Global: VH8B3.VF4C
Entry Name: 8, Market Place
Listing Date: 21 June 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1057912
English Heritage Legacy ID: 265995
Location: Glastonbury, Mendip, Somerset, BA6
Civil Parish: Glastonbury
Built-Up Area: Glastonbury
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST 4938 7/87 21.6.50.
Previously known as Abbey Gate Restaurant. Late C18 painted brick to late medieval
timber-frame building with some rubble. 2 storeys. Hipped pantile roof. Parapet
coping. 4 windows. Keyblocks. Fixed lights, glazing bars. Modern shop-fronts.
Interior retains much of its original timber-work, a pointed arch with abbatial
arms, 4-centred fireplace etc. Said to be originally part of the Abbey school.
The listed buildings on the East side, the Market Cross, Nos 2 to 12 (even) High
Street, Abbey Gatehouse, Town Hall and St Dunstan's House, Magdalene Street all
form a very important group.
Listing NGR: ST4989738909
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