Herald House

31 Oct 1999
Herald House, North Street, Langport, South Somerset, Somerset, TA10 9PW
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

LANGPORT CP NORTH STREET (West side) 5T4226 11/135 Herald House - II

House with shop. c1830. Red brick in Flemish bond, rendered at ground floor level, Ham stone dressings; Ludlow pattern concrete tile roof with plain gables; brick end chimney stack. Three storeys, 2 bays. Rusticated end pilasters, band course, rusticated rendered base; plain 4-pane sash window lower bay 1, then C19 shopfront with 3-elliptical-arched light display window and matching fanlights over doors to each side, Tuscan style flanking pilasters, simple fascia; above, 16-pane sash windows to first floor and 12-pane to second, set in simple openings with rubbed brick flat arches.

Attached on north side a single-storey painted trick extension with flat roof, probably early C20; blind semi-circular arch to left and open segmental arch to right, both with plain painted stone surrounds, impost blocks and keystones; between them a 3-light stone surround and plain nullioned window with moulded hood, under a string course and plain coped parapet. Interiors not seen. Important elements in continuous streetscape in town centre.

Listing NGR: ST4203826829


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1876 IOE Records taken by Graham Slocombe; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Graham Slocombe. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Slocombe, Graham

Rights Holder: Slocombe, Graham


Brick, Concrete, Ham Hill Stone, Render, Tile, Georgian House, Victorian Monument (By Form), Domestic, Dwelling, Shop, Commercial