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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: NOS 11 AND 12 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

List entry Number: 1206669

Location

NOS 11 AND 12 AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 11 AND 12, KING SQUARE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
SomersetSedgemoorDistrict AuthorityBridgwater

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 24-Mar-1950

Date of most recent amendment: 31-Jan-1994

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 373937

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History

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Details

BRIDGWATER

ST2937SE KING SQUARE 736-1/10/122 (East side) 24/03/50 Nos.11 AND 12 and attached railings (Formerly Listed as: KING SQUARE (East side) Nos.10-13 (Consecutive) No.14)

GV II*

Two houses to centre of a terrace of 5 houses. c1770-1800. Flemish-bond brick, steeply-pitched mansard pantile roof to No.12, No.11 unseen, brick stacks to party walls; stone coping, cornice, stepped stone voussoirs, cills, cill-course and doorcases. Double-depth plans. 3 storeys with attics and basements; both houses are 3-window range. Each house has semicircular-arched doorcase to left with panelled reveals and door with 6 raised-and-fielded panels. The second and ground floors have 6/6-pane sash windows; first floor has 6/9 panes to full-height windows, No.13 to left has a wrought-iron balcony with some lead ornament to vertical rails. Attic dormer windows are C20. INTERIORS: No.13 retains some reeded cornices and dado rails; staircase has stick balusters and wreathed mahogany rail and curtail step. No.12 similar but has late C19 high dado rail and vertical panelling with added moulding to hall and wall of closed-string stairs. Part of a fine late Georgian square built on the site of Bridgwater Castle.

Listing NGR: ST2987837187

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National Grid Reference: ST 29878 37187

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