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FORMER READING ROOM

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: FORMER READING ROOM

List entry Number: 1058317

Location

FORMER READING ROOM, DOCTORS LANE

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

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Mells

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 11-Mar-1968

Date of most recent amendment: 27-Nov-1984

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 266740

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

MELLS CP DOCTORS LANE (North side) ST7249

3/40 Former Reading Room, (previously listed as Reading Room) 11.3.68

GV II

Former reading room; now store. Late C18. Doulting and local limestone rubble, stone tile roof, coped verges, small brick stack, false lead gabled dormers. Plain classical style. 2-storeys, 6-bays; 18 pane sashes in moulded stone architraves on bull nosed sills to first floor, on ground floor 4 two light beam moulded stone mullioned windows; door opening between third and fourth bays, plank door. Right return has broad segmental headed opening, C20 plank doors, right return has sliding plank doors, again C20.

Listing NGR: ST7242348908

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National Grid Reference: ST 72423 48908

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