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Terrace with Piers, Lamps and Parapets in Front of the Municipal Buildings

A Grade II Listed Building in Taunton Deane, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0147 / 51°0'53"N

Longitude: -3.1043 / 3°6'15"W

OS Eastings: 322628

OS Northings: 124508

OS Grid: ST226245

Mapcode National: GBR M1.J7CY

Mapcode Global: FRA 46DF.DG2

Entry Name: Terrace with Piers, Lamps and Parapets in Front of the Municipal Buildings

Listing Date: 4 July 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344738

English Heritage Legacy ID: 269672

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

(South Side)
Terrace with piers, lamps
and parapets in front of
the Municipal Buildings
ST 2224 NE 9/16A


Terrace towards the street is fronted by a rocky revetment wall with buttresses,
The wall is divided by large piers supporting elaborate bronze lamps with grotesque
on bases. Openwork stone parapet to paved terrace with 2 flights of stone steps
leading up. Probably dates from about 1902 and forms an integral part of the Municipal

All the listed buildings (except No 34 and the Dragon Book Shop and Wall) in Bath
Place and Corporation Street form a group.

Listing NGR: ST2262824508

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