3-9, CHANDOS STREET

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1205624
Date first listed:
23-Jan-1974
Statutory Address:
3-9, CHANDOS STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
3-9, CHANDOS STREET

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

County:
Somerset
District:
Sedgemoor (District Authority)
Parish:
Bridgwater
National Grid Reference:
ST 29927 37240

Details

BRIDGWATER

ST2937SE CHANDOS STREET 736-1/10/31 (North side) 23/01/74 Nos.3-9 (Odd)

GV II*

Four houses. Early C18. Built for the Duke of Chandos as part of his Castle Street development along the line of the old castle wall. Flemish-bond old Bridgwater brick, double-pitch pantile roofs with brick stacks to right. Double-depth plans, each with one room to the front. 3 storeys; each house originally 2-window range, Nos 3, 5 and 7 are now one-window range with blocked windows above the doors to the left of each house. Second-floor windows at eaves level originally had 3/6-pane sashes, Nos 3 and 7 still retain them; other windows have segmental gauged brick arches to 6/6-pane sashes; those to No 9 in forward frames. Steps up to 6-panel doors under hoods, some mid C18, with various supports. INTERIORS not inspected but noted as having C18 doors, fireplaces and other original features including turned-baluster stairs. A rare example of a terrace row of artisan houses of this date. (VCH: Somerset: London: 1992-: 200).

Listing NGR: ST2992737240

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
373847
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Dunning, R W, The Victoria History of the County of Somerset, (1992), 200

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: 01 Sep 2002
Reference: IOE01/08082/14
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Keith Forrest. Source Historic England Archive
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