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Statutory Address:

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

Taunton Deane (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
ST 22823 24568


1. HAMMET STREET 5365 (South Side) Nos 9 to 12 (consec) ST 2224 NE 9/88 4.6.52.


2. Terrace of 3 storey 5 window brown brick fronts. 1788-9O when the street was laid out by Sir Benjamin Hammet (MP for Taunton, Keeper of the Castle etc). The properties are divided by plain pilasters. Continuous eaves cornice. Old tile roofs. Sash windows in plain reveals, some glazing bars missing. Painted stone doorcases with half round Tuscan pilasters, open pediments and traceried fanlights. 6-panel doors (4 panels to No 9: no pane's to No 10 ). 2 small shop windows inserted in No 9. Insurance plaque to No 12. Side of No 9 has 3 windows and forms tort of the west side of Church Square.

All the listed buildings in Hammet Street together with St Mary Magdalene Church and the listed buildings in Church Square form an extremely important group.

Listing NGR: ST2284124574


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

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Date: 26 Jan 2006
Reference: IOE01/14720/03
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr John H. Sparkes. Source Historic England Archive
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