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8, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Yeovil, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9415 / 50°56'29"N

Longitude: -2.6327 / 2°37'57"W

OS Eastings: 355641

OS Northings: 115974

OS Grid: ST556159

Mapcode National: GBR MP.NSZW

Mapcode Global: FRA 56CM.B4Z

Entry Name: 8, High Street

Listing Date: 17 October 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1296355

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261379

Location: Yeovil, South Somerset, Somerset, BA20

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Yeovil

Built-Up Area: Yeovil

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


8/42 No 8



Shop, c1830: ashlar stone colourwashed, the roof hidden behind a parapet. A
3-storey not quite symmetrical facade of 3-bays in Regency style. Modern
shopfront to ground floor, with 6-panel doors simply set on either side, the
left-hand being wider and having a margined fanlight, the right-hand door having
a plain fanlight; the facade above has pilasters framing the 3-window bays and a
further blank 'bay' on each side: the centre at first floor level has a recessed
blind panel with Soanian architrave flanked by angled bay/oriel windows with
plain sashes: a simple band course divides off the second floor windows, which
are plain sashes set in panelled architraves, and the whole is crowned by a
classical cornice with low parapet, raised slightly over central bay, finishing
with cast iron railings with an intertwined pattern. There is a rendered chimney
stack to the right. Interior not seen. This property included for its group
value in the High Street and The Borough.

Listing NGR: ST5564015976

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