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Friars Gate

A Grade II Listed Building in Bridgwater, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1263 / 51°7'34"N

Longitude: -3.0057 / 3°0'20"W

OS Eastings: 329718

OS Northings: 136816

OS Grid: ST297368

Mapcode National: GBR M5.98BL

Mapcode Global: VH7DH.VYCG

Entry Name: Friars Gate

Listing Date: 16 December 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197382

English Heritage Legacy ID: 373899

Location: Bridgwater, Sedgemoor, Somerset, TA6

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor

Civil Parish: Bridgwater

Built-Up Area: Bridgwater

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


BRIDGWATER

ST2936NE FRIARN STREET
736-1/11/83 (South side)
16/12/74 No.35
Friars Gate

GV II

House. Early C19. Flemish-bond brick with stone copings,
cornice, stepped voussoirs, platband and cills; mansard
pantile roof with brick stacks to gable ends. Double-depth
plan with large c1980 rear wing. 2 storeys with attic and
cellar; symmetrical 3-window range. 3 raking dormers to the
attic; cornice returned below the parapet; all windows are
8/8-pane sashes; the c1900 central doorcase has a row of 5
fixed leaded lights above a recessed 6-panel door, glazed to
the top over 4 raised-and-fielded panels, this is flanked by
fixed leaded lights with segmental tops. To far right is a
former doorway with segmental brick arch, now blocked.
INTERIOR: The hall has 6-panel doors in moulded architraves
and a reeded cornice and ceiling rose. The cellar has
segmental brick arches to the ceiling.


Listing NGR: ST2971836816

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