27 And 29 Fore Street

25 Feb 2002
27 And 29 Fore Street, Bridgwater, Sedgemoor, Somerset, TA6 3NH
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.


ST2937SE FORE STREET 736-1/10/70 (South side) 16/12/74 Nos.27 AND 29


Two shops. Early C19. Flemish bond brick, clay tile coping to party wall and rear gable, stone cornice and cills; pantile mansard roof hipped and curved to the right corner and hipped rear left wing; C20 coping and tiles to gabled rear right wing; rendered stack to party wall. Double-depth plan with 2 rear wings. 3 storeys with attics; each building is 3-window range. Flat gauged brick arches. 6/6-pane sash windows to second floor and full-height 9/9-pane sashes to first floor. No.29 to right has a curved bay to the corner, the parapet and cornice return to the right along George Street and right-hand windows are on curved bay; on first floor they have segmental iron balconettes with lead ornament on vertical rails. The cornice and parapet continue round right return which has 2 smaller blind windows to both upper floors. The rear right wing without a parapet is 3-window range. It has 8/8-pane sash windows to second-floor left and a 10/10-pane sash to right; 3 large 8/8-pane sashes at different levels to first floor. To far right is a lower one-window range of 3 storeys; 3/6-pane sash over one of 8/8-panes and C20 door and overlight. C20 shop-front. Tall C18 service block to rear of No.25 with lateral stack and hipped roof. INTERIOR not inspected.

Listing NGR: ST2992037042


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0186 IOE Records taken by John Bjergfelt; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr John Bjergfelt. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Bjergfelt, John

Rights Holder: Bjergfelt, John


Brick, Clay, Pantile, Stone, Tile, Stuart Service Wing, Georgian Domestic, Shop, Commercial