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Former Reading Room

A Grade II Listed Building in Mells, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2387 / 51°14'19"N

Longitude: -2.3964 / 2°23'47"W

OS Eastings: 372423

OS Northings: 148908

OS Grid: ST724489

Mapcode National: GBR 0S6.6Z2

Mapcode Global: VH97C.D4Z8

Entry Name: Former Reading Room

Listing Date: 11 March 1968

Last Amended: 27 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1058317

English Heritage Legacy ID: 266740

Location: Mells, Mendip, Somerset, BA11

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Mells

Built-Up Area: Mells

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


3/40 Former Reading Room,
(previously listed as Reading


Former reading room; now store. Late C18. Doulting and local limestone rubble, stone tile roof, coped verges, small
brick stack, false lead gabled dormers. Plain classical style. 2-storeys, 6-bays; 18 pane sashes in moulded stone
architraves on bull nosed sills to first floor, on ground floor 4 two light beam moulded stone mullioned windows; door
opening between third and fourth bays, plank door. Right return has broad segmental headed opening, C20 plank doors,
right return has sliding plank doors, again C20.

Listing NGR: ST7242348908

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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