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The Old Angel

A Grade II* Listed Building in Axbridge, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2875 / 51°17'14"N

Longitude: -2.8172 / 2°49'2"W

OS Eastings: 343104

OS Northings: 154577

OS Grid: ST431545

Mapcode National: GBR JF.Z21X

Mapcode Global: VH7CV.3WZW

Entry Name: The Old Angel

Listing Date: 9 February 1961

Last Amended: 29 January 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344883

English Heritage Legacy ID: 268702

Location: Axbridge, Sedgemoor, Somerset, BS26

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor

Civil Parish: Axbridge

Built-Up Area: Axbridge

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST4354 AXBRIDGE THE SQUARE (North Side!

12/49 The Old Angel
(Previously listed as House to
West of Lloyds Bank premises -
formerly an Inn)

9.2.61

GV II*

Inn, now house. Circa 1550, refronted late C17, further early C19 alterations. Timber framed, rendered, double Roman
tile root, brick ridge stack to right, projecting rendered stack to left. Three storeys and attic, 2 bays. Central
canted bay to second floor with exposed studwork under a tile pent, 3-light casement, each light with a pointed arch
head, glazed spandrels. Two canted bays to first floor, exposed stud- work, C17 5-light mullioned; and transomed;
windows; tiled pent with faciaboard extends over those 2 bays and under the second floor bayi between the bays a
signboard under a triangular pediment. Ground floor set forward slightly under the first floor bays, 2 flush mounted
16-pane sash windows, central C20 plank door, tiled pent over. Two storey wing set back to right, broad door opening to
ground floor, double plank doors. Evidence of jettying to first floor to right return of main block. Fine fireplace to
right room of first floor dated 1672; exposed ceiling beams.


Listing NGR: ST4309954584

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