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Latitude: 50.9406 / 50°56'26"N
Longitude: -2.6313 / 2°37'52"W
OS Eastings: 355738
OS Northings: 115873
OS Grid: ST557158
Mapcode National: GBR MP.P14M
Mapcode Global: FRA 56CM.BPT
Entry Name: The Old Police Station
Listing Date: 17 October 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1173857
English Heritage Legacy ID: 261454
Location: Yeovil, South Somerset, Somerset, BA20
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: Yeovil
Built-Up Area: Yeovil
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST5515NE YEOVIL CP UNION STREET (East side)
8/116 No 19
(The Old Police Station)
Police Station, now used as offices. Dated 1849. Local cut and squared stone
random coursed, Ham stone dressings with hipped Welsh slate roof. 2-storeys, of
3-bays to both West and South elevation. Street (West) facade has projecting
pedimented central bay; doorways to bays 1 and 3 with plain surrounds, with
shallow flat hood on console brackets over: the lintol over the bay 1 doorway
incised with legend 'Police Station", and the door, a 6-panel type with the
upper 4-panes glazed; (that to bay 3 now part blocked and a window inserted).
Between the doorways a pair of 8-pane sash windows with separate architraves but
continuous stone hood over on brackets. 12-paned architraved sash windows to
sides, first floor; in the centre a trio of semi-circular header sashes with
architraves, springer stones and mullions, the centre window with keystone.
Eaves cornice, and panel inscribed "erected 1849" in pediment. Plain details to
return elevation, which has central doorway and narrow paired windows to ground
floor. Interior not inspected.
Listing NGR: ST5573815873
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