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Latitude: 51.1294 / 51°7'45"N
Longitude: -2.7373 / 2°44'14"W
OS Eastings: 348502
OS Northings: 136935
OS Grid: ST485369
Mapcode National: GBR MJ.94BL
Mapcode Global: VH8B3.HWR3
Entry Name: Friends Meeting House
Listing Date: 8 November 1949
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1308052
English Heritage Legacy ID: 267779
Location: Street, Mendip, Somerset, BA16
Civil Parish: Street
Built-Up Area: Street
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 06/10/2016
ST 43 NE,
HIGH STREET (North side),
Friends Meeting House
Quaker Meeting House. 1850 on an earlier site, by J. Francis Cotterell of Bath. Blue lias ashlar, that to plinth quarry-faced, emphasised rusticated quoins, moulded stone eaves cornice, hipped slate roof with wide eaves, louvred square cupola to
roof ridge with pyramidal lead capping and spirelet. Rectangular on plan, plain elevations. Two storey frontages;
entrance frontage of 2:3 bays, tall 20-pane sash windows with cambered heads. Door opening between the bay sets; paired
2-panelled doors; projecting Tuscan portico, triangular pediment; further door opening to right, 4-panelled door;
16-pane sash windows with cambered heads on 2 floors to frontage facing High Street; door opening, 4-panelled door.
Simple interior divided into 2 large rooms with panelled divider, room to North with bench, dado panelling.
(McGarvie M., Guide to Historic Street, (unpublished))
Listing NGR: ST4850236935
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