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Ashfield House

A Grade II Listed Building in Taunton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0106 / 51°0'38"N

Longitude: -3.0997 / 3°5'58"W

OS Eastings: 322949

OS Northings: 124046

OS Grid: ST229240

Mapcode National: GBR M1.JNJP

Mapcode Global: FRA 46DF.VMX

Entry Name: Ashfield House

Listing Date: 16 October 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1059978

English Heritage Legacy ID: 269814

Location: Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA1

County: Somerset

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

(South West Side)
No 19 (Ashfield House)
ST 2224 SE 11/206 16.10.75.


Front faces on to Vivary Park. Said to have been "modernised" in 1794. Externally
the house appears to date from early/mid C19, with alterations. 2 storeys. Whitewashed
roughcast. Hipped slate roof with projecting eaves on brackets, part comes forward
in middle over projecting 2-storey verandah. 1 dormer with double wood casements.
Assortment of windows to 1st floor with 2 large sashes, glazing bars to left and
right. French windows to trellised verandah at 1st floor level. Ground floor has
overall lean-to roof with slates. Street front has good round headed doorway with
architrave surround and vermiculated keystone. Traceried fanlight and 6-panel

All the listed buildings in Mount Street form a group together with the School.
Unitarian Chapel, the Lawn and Mary Street House, Mary Street, the listed buildings
in Vivary Park, Wilton House in Hammets Walk and Nos 1 to 14 (consec) Upper High

Listing NGR: ST2294924046

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

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