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Childscourt School lattiford House (Childscourt School)

A Grade II Listed Building in Holton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0416 / 51°2'29"N

Longitude: -2.436 / 2°26'9"W

OS Eastings: 369525

OS Northings: 127004

OS Grid: ST695270

Mapcode National: GBR MY.GNM4

Mapcode Global: FRA 56SC.GSG

Entry Name: Childscourt School lattiford House (Childscourt School)

Listing Date: 24 March 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1039990

English Heritage Legacy ID: 361577

Location: Holton, South Somerset, Somerset, BA9

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Holton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


3/32 Lattiford House
(Childscourt School)



House, now school. Circa 1800. Local stone cut and squared, with ashlar dressings; bitumised hipped plain clay tile
roof behind shallow parapets; ashlar stone chimney stacks. 'U'-plan with extension. 2 storeys with attics, 6-bay
South elevation. Plinth, band course, rusticated quoins, dentilled cornice; large 12-pane sash windows in architrave
surrounds with keystones; single storey flat roofed porch projects between bays 3 and 4; double doors flanked by
attached Ionic columns with full entablature and pediment; 6-pane casement windows to attic dormers bays-3 and -4.
Plainer 3-bay extension to West of about 1850, part rendered, with Welsh slate roof. Two angled 2-storey bay windows
with flat roofs to East elevation. Interior not seen. On site of an ancient manor recorded in C14; reshaped after a
bad fire c1900 (Sweetman G, History of Wincanton, c1903).

Listing NGR: ST6952527004

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