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Eyewell House

A Grade II Listed Building in Queen Camel, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0256 / 51°1'31"N

Longitude: -2.5897 / 2°35'22"W

OS Eastings: 358741

OS Northings: 125296

OS Grid: ST587252

Mapcode National: GBR MQ.HRQH

Mapcode Global: FRA 56GD.NY6

Entry Name: Eyewell House

Listing Date: 9 March 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1039625

English Heritage Legacy ID: 431129

Location: Queen Camel, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Queen Camel

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

Eyewell House
Detached house. 1924-1925 by Sir E Guy Dawber for Major G C S Hodgson. Local lias stone cut and squared; plain clay
tile roof, hipped with wide eaves overhang; stone chimney stacks with moulded caps. Two storeys with attic, 4-bay
north, entrance elevation, of which bay 3 projects. Ashlar plinth; small pane casement windows set in voussoired
segmental arched openings, of 3-lights bay 1 and 2-lights bay 2; bay 3 has 6-panel door set in wood surround having
fluted pilasters and pediment; above a 20-pane sash window, and in attic gable a semi-circular 3-light window; bay 4
has single-light windows in corner at both levels; dormer windows with lead flat roofs on either side of the bay 3
gable; the outer chimney stacks very tall, and linked to main roof by short false roofs; single storey L-plan extension
(of 1925) to east gable. Other elevations of similar character. Interior little altered. Property now held by Ministry
of Defence (Admiralty). (Country Life, 30 April 1927).

Listing NGR: ST5874125296

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