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Old Council House

A Grade II Listed Building in Taunton Deane, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0151 / 51°0'54"N

Longitude: -3.0979 / 3°5'52"W

OS Eastings: 323077

OS Northings: 124544

OS Grid: ST230245

Mapcode National: GBR M1.J8ZF

Mapcode Global: FRA 46DF.GX5

Entry Name: Old Council House

Listing Date: 4 July 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1232323

English Heritage Legacy ID: 269702

Location: Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA1

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Town: Taunton Deane

Electoral Ward/Division: Taunton Manor and Wilton

Built-Up Area: Taunton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

(North Side)
No 39 (Old Council House)
ST 2524 NW 12/241


Possibly mid Cl9. 3 storey ashlar front with eccentric detail. Cornice with gadrooning,
blocking course. Pilasters with incised key motif, 3 windows with fluted dripmoulds
and rosettes over. Sashes with Gothic glazing bars. 'Old Council House' in low
relief lettering over lst floor windows. Modern shop front.

Nos 30, 40, 40A, 41 and 42 form a group with Nos 1 to 3 (consec) East Gate.

Listing NGR: ST2307724544

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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