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Latitude: 51.2868 / 51°17'12"N
Longitude: -2.8206 / 2°49'14"W
OS Eastings: 342871
OS Northings: 154502
OS Grid: ST428545
Mapcode National: GBR JF.Z17N
Mapcode Global: VH7CV.2X7F
Entry Name: St John's Court
Listing Date: 29 January 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1059133
English Heritage Legacy ID: 268731
Location: Axbridge, Sedgemoor, Somerset, BS26
Civil Parish: Axbridge
Built-Up Area: Axbridge
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST4254 AXBRIDGE WEST STREET (south side)
11/75 St. John's Court
Workhouse, now flats. Early-mid C19, by S T Welch. Ashlar, slate roof some bitumenised. Gothic Revival and
Tudoresque; T plan. Two storeys, 1:5:1:1:1:5:1 bays, those to each side in projecting gabled wings with copings,
centre 3 bays also project in an elaborate 3 storey block housing the entranc; predominantly casements of 2 lights
under stopped labels, some window openings blocked, some with C20 metal casements; some altered to form door openings.
Projecting wing to left with window openings under 4-centred heads, wing to right with C20 casements. Centre block
under an elaborate gable with a canted bay; 2 and 4-light mullioned and transomed windows under 4-centred heads with
simple Y tracery; buttresses to each side with offsets. Central door opening in a 4-centred stone surround with a
lancet to each side, the whole under a stopped label on 5 brackets, above a triangular pediment, double panelled doors.
(Building undergoing considerable alterations at time of resurvey, December 1983).
Listing NGR: ST4287154502
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