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© Mr John H. Sparkes

IoE Number: 269934
Location: QUEENS COLLEGE, TRULL ROAD (west side)
  TAUNTON, TAUNTON DEANE, SOMERSET
Photographer: Mr John H. Sparkes
Date Photographed: 21 April 2003
Date listed: 04 July 1975
Date of last amendment: 04 July 1975
Grade II*

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1.TRULL ROAD5365(West Side)Queens CollegeST 22 SW 3/163

1. TRULL ROAD 5365 (West Side) Queens College ST 22 SW 3/163 II 2. 1874. By Giles and Gane. Very large symmetrical Tudor Gothic building with tower rising in centre and wings coming forward to right and left. 2 storeys with 3 storeys in centre. Ashlar. Slate roofs. Parapets to left and right. Gable ends with paired polygonal stacks in centre flanking the tower. The tower has crenellated parapet, panelled frieze, string courses, corner buttresses and rectangular traceried bell openings. 4 light oriel over entrance has crenellated top and ogee dripmoulds to windows. 2 storey bays to left and right under gables, openwork parapets at 2nd floor level. Main front has buttresses with setoffs and finials rising through parapets. 1st floor windows have continuous dripmoulds and recessed panels between storeys. Ends of main gabled wings have very large mullioned and transomed windows with traceried oculi above. Diagonal buttresses with finials. Individual lights of windows have curved heads and marginal glazing bars.

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