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Victoria House, with Front Boundary Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Langport, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.038 / 51°2'16"N

Longitude: -2.8274 / 2°49'38"W

OS Eastings: 342082

OS Northings: 126845

OS Grid: ST420268

Mapcode National: GBR MD.GZFL

Mapcode Global: FRA 46ZC.L9K

Entry Name: Victoria House, with Front Boundary Railings

Listing Date: 17 April 1959

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056619

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263194

Location: Langport, South Somerset, Somerset, TA10

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Langport

Built-Up Area: Langport

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

11/129 Victoria House, with front
boundary railings

House in row. Late C18. Rendered and colourwashed, Ham stone dressings; plain clay tile roof between coped gables;
brick end chimneys. Two storeys, 4 bays. Sash windows of 12 panes in plain openings upper bays 2 and 3, and in
composite angled bays to both levels of outer bays, set under lead flat roofs; between bays 2 and 3 pair part-glazed
doors with cast-iron fretwork open porch, on 4 front columns, Chinese style with lead bell-hipped roof, set on 3 steps:
to right of bay 4 another part glazed door in plain opening. Interior not seen. Boundary railings play special role in
setting of house, with set-backs and curved sweeps to porch, framing the steps; twist spearhead point, with cast-iron
urn finials to thicker standards, all set on low lias stone plinths. House with railings of very considerable
streetscape value.

Listing NGR: ST4208226845

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

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