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Banksia and Front Boundary Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Queen Camel, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0222 / 51°1'19"N

Longitude: -2.5777 / 2°34'39"W

OS Eastings: 359578

OS Northings: 124918

OS Grid: ST595249

Mapcode National: GBR MR.HW74

Mapcode Global: FRA 56HD.TX4

Entry Name: Banksia and Front Boundary Railings

Listing Date: 24 March 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1039615

English Heritage Legacy ID: 431110

Location: Queen Camel, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Queen Camel

Built-Up Area: Queen Camel

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

Banksia, and front boundary
Detached house. C17 origins, modified. Local lias stone cut and squared; double Roman clay tile roof between stepped
coped gables; brick end chimney stacks on stone bases. L-plan: storeys, 3 bays. Above, small pane casement windows
under timber lintols, obscured by blind boxes, to outer bays; to centre bay Regency style 6-panel door under
rectangular fanlight, with flat metal hood on shaped timber brackets, propped by 3 metal rods each side. Lean-to
against west gable, substantial outshut to rear: rear wing includes 2-storey bay window of 8 + 12 + 8-pane sashes under
lead flat roof. Interior not seen, but reported are spiral stair to attic and remains of a stairlight. On south-east
corner a tall stone wing wall, with angled sweep down, then remainder of east and south boundary marked by cast iron
railings with bud finials, with wrot iron gate on angle having low stone base on south side; the whole adding to the
setting of the house and the streetscape generally on a bend in the main road. (Moore G, Queen Camel Our Royal
Heritage, 1984).

Listing NGR: ST5957824918

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