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Outbuildings and Vehicle Gateway About 5 Metres South of Seavington House

A Grade II Listed Building in Seavington St Michael, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.933 / 50°55'58"N

Longitude: -2.8406 / 2°50'26"W

OS Eastings: 341025

OS Northings: 115177

OS Grid: ST410151

Mapcode National: GBR MD.PG55

Mapcode Global: FRA 46YM.TDN

Entry Name: Outbuildings and Vehicle Gateway About 5 Metres South of Seavington House

Listing Date: 18 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056964

English Heritage Legacy ID: 264167

Location: Seavington St. Michael, South Somerset, Somerset, TA19

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Seavington St Michael

Built-Up Area: Seavington St Michael

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: South Petherton with the Seavingtons and the Lambrooks

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text

2/87 0utbuildings and vehicle gateway
about 5 metres south of
Seavington House


0utbui1dings. Probably mostly C18 or early C19, but a doorway dated 1855. Ham stone cut and squared, ashlar dressings;
north wing has plain clay tiles to shallow pitch, east gable coped with ball finial, hip to north-west corner; south
range has corrugated iron probably replacing thatch, between high stepped coped gables. 'L"-plan, single storey; north
range of 7 bays, with 3-light horizontal-bar casement windows bays 1 and 4, plain doorways bays 2 and 3, and 3-centre
arched openings to bays 5, 6 and 7 with small-pane windows bays 5 and 7 and studded door bay 6; similar pair of studded
doors in west end, with 'AHP 1855' inscribed on 3-centre arch by one of the Poole family. South wing has 2 boarded
openings above and a C20 garage door and window below. Against the north west corner of the range, which is slightly
rounded, a gateway with 2 octagonal pillars having plain plinths and moulded pointed tops, with pair of wrought-iron
gates between, and matching small pedestrian gate on north side, linking the whole to Seavington House (q.v.). of which
this group probably represents the stable and coach house. (VCH, Vol III, 1974).

Listing NGR: ST4102515177

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

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