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Wheatleigh House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Taunton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0081 / 51°0'29"N

Longitude: -3.112 / 3°6'43"W

OS Eastings: 322078

OS Northings: 123783

OS Grid: ST220237

Mapcode National: GBR M0.JZ92

Mapcode Global: FRA 46CG.3FK

Entry Name: Wheatleigh House

Listing Date: 4 July 1975

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1039998

English Heritage Legacy ID: 361605

Location: Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA1

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Town: Taunton Deane

Electoral Ward/Division: Taunton Manor and Wilton

Built-Up Area: Taunton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

5365 (West Side)

Very good early/mid C19 house formerly in its own grounds and now on corner with
Galmingon Road. Fenndered ashlar. 2 storeys, with fronts facing east and south.
Hipped slate roofs. Dentil cornice and blocking course. Banded quotas. Centre
of east front has small bow with Corinthian columns to 1st floor supported on a
substantial frieze with Ionic columns to ground floor. Windows with architreve
surrounds to each side on lst floor. Ground floor has canted bays with recessed
central doorway. Glazing altered. South front has a large 7-sided extension in
the form of a bay supported by Ionic colonnade which is joined to the frieze on
east front. Windows in extension have shouldered architrave surrounds and sashes
with wide glazing bars. Later extensions (altered) run forward on south side.

Listing NGR: ST2207823783

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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