HERALD HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1056580
Date first listed:
07-Feb-1986
Statutory Address:
HERALD HOUSE, NORTH STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
HERALD HOUSE, NORTH STREET

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

County:
Somerset
District:
South Somerset (District Authority)
Parish:
Langport
National Grid Reference:
ST 42038 26829

Details

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

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
263201
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 31 Oct 1999
Reference: IOE01/00028/14
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