FRIENDS MEETING HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1308052

Date first listed: 08-Nov-1949

Statutory Address: FRIENDS MEETING HOUSE, 36, HIGH STREET, BA16 0EB

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Location

Statutory Address: FRIENDS MEETING HOUSE, 36, HIGH STREET, BA16 0EB

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

County: Somerset

District: Mendip (District Authority)

Parish: Street

National Grid Reference: ST 48502 36935

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History

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Details

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ST 43 NE, 10/70

STREET C.P., HIGH STREET (North side), Friends Meeting House

8.11.49

G.V.

II

Quaker Meeting House. 1850 on an earlier site, by J. Francis Cotterell of Bath. Blue lias ashlar, that to plinth quarry-faced, emphasised rusticated quoins, moulded stone eaves cornice, hipped slate roof with wide eaves, louvred square cupola to roof ridge with pyramidal lead capping and spirelet. Rectangular on plan, plain elevations. Two storey frontages; entrance frontage of 2:3 bays, tall 20-pane sash windows with cambered heads. Door opening between the bay sets; paired 2-panelled doors; projecting Tuscan portico, triangular pediment; further door opening to right, 4-panelled door; 16-pane sash windows with cambered heads on 2 floors to frontage facing High Street; door opening, 4-panelled door. Simple interior divided into 2 large rooms with panelled divider, room to North with bench, dado panelling.

(McGarvie M., Guide to Historic Street, (unpublished))

Listing NGR: ST4850236935

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 267779

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
McGarvie, M, Guide to Historic Street

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