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Latitude: 51.3853 / 51°23'7"N
Longitude: -2.3597 / 2°21'35"W
OS Eastings: 375062
OS Northings: 165198
OS Grid: ST750651
Mapcode National: GBR 0QH.473
Mapcode Global: VH96M.1FVW
Entry Name: No. 45 Walcot Street and attached flight of steps to the left
Listing Date: 23 November 2011
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1406077
Location: Bath and North East Somerset, BA1
County: Bath and North East Somerset
Electoral Ward/Division: Abbey
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Bath
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
Church of England Parish: Bath St Michael Without
Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells
Shop and tall flight of steps to left leading to rear of Bladud Buildings (qv). Early C19 with modern replica shops to right.
MATERIALS: limestone ashlar with a hipped pantile roof with small moulded stack to left.
PLAN: single unit plan.
EXTERIOR: two storeys to front and a single storey to the rear, due to sloping site. It has a three-window front and a coped parapet, stopped cornice and cornice band, and a first-floor cill band to C20 three-over-six sash windows. There is a C20 shop in C19 style with margin paned overlight to set back door to the right and an ashlar plinth. To the right are Pennant Stone steps, approximately 2m wide with a simple wrought iron hand rail. They rise steeply to the landing to the rear of shop and continue to rise, curving to left.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
Walcot Street forms the spine of the ancient suburb of Walcot which has long been an area associated with trades and crafts as one of the principle routes into the centre of the City of Bath.
* Architectural interest: a good example of an early-C19 commercial building which has undergone some later alterations;
* Group value: with other listed buildings on Walcot Street.
Other nearby listed buildings