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The Wine Vaults

A Grade II Listed Building in Yeovil, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.941 / 50°56'27"N

Longitude: -2.6316 / 2°37'53"W

OS Eastings: 355717

OS Northings: 115920

OS Grid: ST557159

Mapcode National: GBR MP.P129

Mapcode Global: FRA 56CM.BLB

Entry Name: The Wine Vaults

Listing Date: 17 October 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1173891

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261459

Location: Yeovil, South Somerset, Somerset, BA20

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Yeovil

Built-Up Area: Yeovil

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


8/120 No 8
(The Wine Vaults)

- II

Inn. Dated l877. Brick colourwashed with Ham stone dressings, with Welsh slated
roof hipped on North West corner; brick chimney stacks. 2-storey principal
facade to Union Street of 5-bays, bays 3 and 4 projecting and gabled, with plain
pndiment curtaining circular stone panel, this has angled bay window with long
sashes to ground floor, with two semi-circular headed sashes above set in
architraves with keystones; small entrance door to bay 2 with semi-circular
fanlight in arched surround with shallow flat hood; to bay 5 ground floor plain
sash in architrave: to bays 1, 2 and 5 first floor segmental headed sashes with
architraves and keystones, Plain stone quoins. (The modern shop, Nelson Wingate,
which intrudes into bays 1 and 2 occupying former forecourt not of interest).
The return to Wine Street of 5 bays, bays 4 and 5 projecting slightly. Large
ground floor window in 3-lights to bay 1, doorway to bay 2, plain window to
architrave in bay 3, then elliptical archway for former stables access, doorway
and window occupying bays 4 and 5; at first floor level 5-segmental headed sash
windows with architraves and keystones. Internally little altered at ground
floor level. Visually a very important corner building.

Listing NGR: ST5571715920

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