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Glenthorne House with the Entrance Gate Piers and Street Boundary Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Yeovil, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9427 / 50°56'33"N

Longitude: -2.6333 / 2°37'59"W

OS Eastings: 355602

OS Northings: 116109

OS Grid: ST556161

Mapcode National: GBR MP.NST9

Mapcode Global: FRA 56CM.9XK

Entry Name: Glenthorne House with the Entrance Gate Piers and Street Boundary Wall

Listing Date: 17 October 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056483

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261426

Location: Yeovil, South Somerset, Somerset, BA20

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Yeovil

Built-Up Area: Yeovil

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


5/92 No 38

(Glenthorne House) with the
entrance gate piers and street
boundary wall



Villa of c1820, now offices. Stucco, with hipped Welsh slate roof behind
parapet. 2-storey front elevation set back from road, 3-bays, with long 12-pane
sash windows at ground floor level set in plain openings: the first floor
windows have semi-circular heads with radial glazing bars in upper portions, the
remaining glazing bars removed: Regency style panelled soffite to cornice, and
Gothick arched panels in parapet above. Doorway in plain South return wall with
modern timber doorhead. To the rear a C18 extension (or possibly separate
house), also rendered but with hipped plain tiled roof. 2-storey. 6-panel door
(top 2-panels glazed) in simple opening with stone hood and console brackets
over: to side a 12-pane sash window, the lower casement having lost its glazing
bars: to first floor a central longer 12-pane window. The interiors not
inspected. Also of interest are the low stone wall and tall stone gate piers,
which have Gothick arched panels and moulded pyramidal tops.

Listing NGR: ST5560216109

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

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