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The Narrow House

A Grade II Listed Building in Somerton, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0546 / 51°3'16"N

Longitude: -2.7273 / 2°43'38"W

OS Eastings: 349121

OS Northings: 128610

OS Grid: ST491286

Mapcode National: GBR MK.FT0F

Mapcode Global: FRA 565B.HB2

Entry Name: The Narrow House

Listing Date: 17 April 1959

Last Amended: 30 September 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1346009

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262940

Location: Somerton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA11

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Somerton

Built-Up Area: Somerton (South Somerset)

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST49NW SOMERTON CP BROAD STREET (East side)

9/135 The Narrow house
(formerly listed as premises
immediately south of Craigmore)

17.4.59

GV II


House, end of row. Earlier C18. Local lias stone ashlar, with Ham stone dressings; plain clay tile roof between coped
gables at right angles to street; brick chimney stack on north side. Two storeys with attic; gable end to street;
plinth, band course, cornice and pedimented gable; 3 sash windows to ground floor of 8, 12 and 8-panes, in architraved
surrounds: the centre set under a pedimented hood on console brackets, formerly a doorway;two matching 8-pane windows
to first floor, and a semi circular arched window with impost and keystones to attic, breaking into gable pediment.
south return elevation of 3 bays, with plainer keystoned surrounds to 12-pane sash windows, some retaining thick
glazing bars; C20 entrance door to bay 1 with plain rectangular fanlight over. Interior not seen.


Listing NGR: ST4912728609

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