FORMER READING ROOM

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1058317
Date first listed:
11-Mar-1968
Date of most recent amendment:
27-Nov-1984
Statutory Address:
FORMER READING ROOM, DOCTORS LANE

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Ordnance survey map of FORMER READING ROOM
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Location

Statutory Address:
FORMER READING ROOM, DOCTORS LANE

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

County:
Somerset
District:
Mendip (District Authority)
Parish:
Mells
National Grid Reference:
ST 72423 48908

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

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
266740
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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