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Bourton House

A Grade II Listed Building in Flax Bourton, North Somerset

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Latitude: 51.4205 / 51°25'13"N

Longitude: -2.7086 / 2°42'30"W

OS Eastings: 350825

OS Northings: 169286

OS Grid: ST508692

Mapcode National: GBR JK.PRF1

Mapcode Global: VH88S.0KFF

Entry Name: Bourton House

Listing Date: 13 October 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1129832

English Heritage Legacy ID: 33469

Location: Flax Bourton, North Somerset, BS48

County: North Somerset

Civil Parish: Flax Bourton

Built-Up Area: Flax Bourton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


7/74 Bourton House

Detached house. Late C17 (dated 1667 on internal door); remodelled early C18
and mid C19. Rubble with freestone dressings and French quoins; hipped slate
roof; moulded parapet and cornice; rubble stacks. 2 storeys and attics.
5 bays: glazing bar sash windows with arched overlights in raised plain surrounds
with quoins and keystone; moulded string course over the ground floor. Central
panelled door; doorcase with Doric pilasters and carved shell hood on consoles;
arms carved in the shell. 2 storey, 3 bay wing to left. Interior. Dining
room has raised and fielded panelling and 6 panel doors. The hall and living
room are also panelled. Open well staircase with panelled, closed string,
twisted and turned balusters; decorative moulded ceiling. The nursery (rear
left room on ground floor) has ovolo moulded beams and a panelled, studded door
which is dated RM 1667.

Listing NGR: ST5082569286

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

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