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Nos 3 to 6 and Attached Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Bridgwater, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1319 / 51°7'54"N

Longitude: -3.003 / 3°0'10"W

OS Eastings: 329917

OS Northings: 137437

OS Grid: ST299374

Mapcode National: GBR M5.8WKW

Mapcode Global: VH7DH.WTT4

Entry Name: Nos 3 to 6 and Attached Walls

Listing Date: 16 December 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197419

English Heritage Legacy ID: 374011

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

ST2937SE VALETTA PLACE
736-1/10/194 (North side)
16/12/74 Nos.3-6 (Consecutive)
and attached walls

GV II

Terrace of 4 houses. Early/mid C19. Flemish-bond brick, plain
tile roofs with brick stacks to party and end walls, stone
parapet coping, cills and stepped voussoirs to flat arches.
Double depth plans. Each house is 2 storeys; symmetrical
3-window range. Nos 3 & 4 are stepped well forward and have
curved corners; Nos 5 & 6 are connected by a serpentine curve.
No.6 to the left has plate-glass sash windows without horns, a
C20 door and a vertical joint between it and No.5, suggesting
that it was added later. The other houses have 6/6-pane sash
windows. No.5 has an early C19 six-panel door with looped
cast-iron pendant knocker. No.4 has a late C19 door with 2
rows of 3 vertical panels. No.3 has a C20 door. Set into the
parapet between Nos 3 & 4 is a plaque with VALETTA PLACE in
raised iron letters. INTERIOR: No.3 has cast-iron grate to
first floor. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: Nos 3 & 4 have an
English-bond brick front wall approx 1m high with bull-nose
capping; to right rear of No.3 is a high limestone rubble
wall. History: No.3 is said to have been occupied by a sea
captain and the name of the terrace is drawn from his
associations with Malta.


Listing NGR: ST2991737437

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