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Taunton and Somerset Hospital (Main Block on Street)

A Grade II Listed Building in Taunton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0156 / 51°0'55"N

Longitude: -3.0917 / 3°5'30"W

OS Eastings: 323516

OS Northings: 124586

OS Grid: ST235245

Mapcode National: GBR M1.JBK4

Mapcode Global: FRA 46DF.KBF

Entry Name: Taunton and Somerset Hospital (Main Block on Street)

Listing Date: 4 July 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1232263

English Heritage Legacy ID: 269693

Location: Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA1

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Town: Taunton Deane

Electoral Ward/Division: Taunton Eastgate

Built-Up Area: Taunton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Taunton and Somerset
Hospital (Main block
on street)
ST 2324 NW 12/21
ST 2324 NE 13/21


Founded 1809, 1st part of building completed 1812. Side wings 1870-3. Main front
considerably altered. 4 storey brown brick centre block. Stringcourses. Hipped
slate roofs with projecting eaves on wooden brackets. Centre block has 5 windows
with centre bay coming forward. Large ashlar porch to upper ground floor with
2 flights of entrance steps with railings. Side pavilions are 3 storey with 3-light
sash windows and pilaster treatment.

Listing NGR: ST2351624586

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