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45 and 47, Friarn Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Bridgwater, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1264 / 51°7'35"N

Longitude: -3.0068 / 3°0'24"W

OS Eastings: 329640

OS Northings: 136830

OS Grid: ST296368

Mapcode National: GBR M5.982W

Mapcode Global: VH7DH.TYSC

Entry Name: 45 and 47, Friarn Street

Listing Date: 16 December 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197384

English Heritage Legacy ID: 373901

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
736-1/11/85 (South side)
16/12/74 Nos.45 AND 47

GV II

Two houses. Early C19. Flemish-bond brick with pantile roof,
stone coping and brick stacks to gable ends. Double-depth
plan. 2 storeys; 5-window range. No.45 to the left has a
gauged brick semicircular arch to a full-height recess; set in
centre at first-floor level is a fixed window with a smaller
but similar arch, thin glazing bars and small panes. Another
similar arch below spans the whole recess, a probable former
carriage entrance, now bricked up with 6/6-pane sash window to
the top which uses a segment of the arch. To right is another
gauged brick semicircular arch over a C20 door and large
fanlight with mostly square panes; above is a flat arch to a
6/6-pane sash. The 3 first-floor windows to right were
similar, the central one is bricked up with a small C20 window
inserted; the cill of the window to right has been lowered and
forms a tall 9/9-pane sash stair window to No.47; the window
to far right is a horned 6/6-pane sash with a blind window
below. A plate-glass shop window to centre of the ground floor
has 2 square panes at the base and 2 horizontal ones to the
top below painted-over full-width overlight with glazing bar
that reflects those above door; a simple fascia with a moulded
cornice spans the top. The right return has a C20 pedimented
doorcase and door to left. INTERIOR not inspected.


Listing NGR: ST2964036830

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