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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: No name for this Entry

List entry Number: 1232670

Location

18, FORE STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
SomersetTaunton DeaneDistrict Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 04-Jun-1952

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 269733

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

1. FORE STREET 5365 (West Side) No 18 ST 2224 SE 11/77 4.6.52.

II* GV

2. Colourwashed Victorian front, to an earlier building. 3 storeys, Cornice with brackets, parapet with openwork balustrade (trefoil motif) in centre. Banded quoins 4 windows in pairs with chamfered reveals and centre shaft. Dogtooth to sill band on 2nd floor. Overall fascia to ground floor with volutes to each side. On left is C16/early C17 arch leading to Bath Place. 4-centred moulded arch with carved spandrels and moulded Jambs. There is a doorframe of similar date further back in the Entry. Shop front to right. Interior has enriched plaster ceilings and friezes, one dated 1627: also plasterwork overmantel representing the sacrifice of Isaac. Grade II* for interiors,

No 1A Billet Street, No 66 The County Hotel, the Brendon Bar and No "8ยจ East Street, form an important group with the listed buildings in Cheapside, Fore Street and the Parade.

Listing NGR: ST2267224462

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National Grid Reference: ST 22672 24462

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