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Latitude: 50.8731 / 50°52'23"N
Longitude: -2.9643 / 2°57'51"W
OS Eastings: 332245
OS Northings: 108622
OS Grid: ST322086
Mapcode National: GBR M7.T6TV
Mapcode Global: FRA 46PS.LZ2
Entry Name: Lloyds Bank
Listing Date: 29 July 1976
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1197455
English Heritage Legacy ID: 374103
Location: Chard Town, South Somerset, Somerset, TA20
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: Chard Town
Built-Up Area: Chard
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
Church of England Parish: Chard St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells
ST3308 FORE STREET
756-1/4/75 (North side)
29/07/76 Lloyds Bank
Hotel, now bank. 1849. Bath stone ashlar; slate roof; ashlar
stacks. Double-depth plan. Classical style.
3 storeys with attic; 7-window range. Late C19 two/two-pane
sashes. Ground floor: banded rustication with flat wedged
arches to windows and carriage entrance to far left; doorcase
has 1980s doors, narrow Corinthian pilasters and moulded
cornice under console brackets to balcony with iron railings
above. String course at balcony level. First floor has a
full-height central tripartite window; other windows, with
panelled aprons, are under round-headed recesses with a
continuous impost forming part of the cornice to the central
window which is supported by reeded consoles. Second floor has
a central tripartite window and continuous sill band. Deep
moulded cornice under a panelled parapet. Three C20 dormer
windows. Long extension, to right of carriageway, of C19
limestone rubble with brick openings, 6/6-pane sashes and
3-light casement windows to rear.
HISTORY: 1841 map shows Chard Arms Hotel on the site; rebuilt
by public subscription in 1849.
(Pevsner N: Buildings of England: South Somerset: London:
Listing NGR: ST3224508622
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