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Chaplains House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wraxall and Failand, North Somerset

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Latitude: 51.4425 / 51°26'32"N

Longitude: -2.7133 / 2°42'47"W

OS Eastings: 350519

OS Northings: 171738

OS Grid: ST505717

Mapcode National: GBR JK.NB6F

Mapcode Global: VH88R.X0FJ

Entry Name: Chaplains House

Listing Date: 29 April 2002

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1061344

English Heritage Legacy ID: 489527

Location: Wraxall and Failand, North Somerset, BS48

County: North Somerset

Civil Parish: Wraxall and Failand

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


29-APR-02 Chaplain's House


Chaplain's house at country house estate. Circa 1885; probably by Henry Woodyer. Rock-faced pink stone with Bath stone dressings and half-timbered gables and turret with plastered panels. Clay plain tile gabled roofs. Large brick axial and gable-end stacks with moulded strings.
Gothic Domestic Revival style.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and attic. 2-bay south garden front with projecting bay on right with large jettied half-timbered gable over first floor timber oriel with cusped lights and stone mullion window on ground floor with leaded lattice panes; bay on left has small tile-hung gable over large timber oriel with cusped lights. 2-bay east elevation with two timber-framed gables in roof and two shallow 2-storey bay windows, each with four cusped lancets on first floor and stone mullion ground floor windows. North elevation, facing drive, has jettied timber-framed gable on corbels with integral square turret on right with pyramidal tile roof with finial and doorway set back on right.
INTERIOR not inspected.

A distinguished late C19 Gothic Domestic Revival style house.

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

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