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Hunstrete House, Flank Wall and West Wing

A Grade II Listed Building in Marksbury, Bath and North East Somerset

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Latitude: 51.3549 / 51°21'17"N

Longitude: -2.5075 / 2°30'27"W

OS Eastings: 364754

OS Northings: 161885

OS Grid: ST647618

Mapcode National: GBR JV.TV9P

Mapcode Global: VH898.H67M

Entry Name: Hunstrete House, Flank Wall and West Wing

Listing Date: 1 February 1954

Last Amended: 13 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1136457

English Heritage Legacy ID: 32698

Location: Marksbury, Bath and North East Somerset, BS39

County: Bath and North East Somerset

Civil Parish: Marksbury

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


1/5 Hunstrete House, flank wall and west
wing (formerly listed as Hunstete
1.2.54 House)


House, flanking wall and west wing. Ashlar, rubble, slate hipped roofs.
U-plan. Entrance front has 2 storeys, 7 windows all sashes, the much taller
ground floor ones are cut through the cill band, off-centre right is a reset mid-
C18 doorcase, curved pediment with coat of arms and swags, pilasters, moulded
round arch, above is a plat band and plain parapet; at left garden elevation has
2 storeys, 9 windows, sashes, first 3 are as main front then parapet sweeps down
(for a while there are 2 plat bands), ground floor has cill band. A circa 2m.
high rubble wall connects main block to hipped west wing, adjacent main elevation
this has 2 storeys, 2 windows, sashes on cill band below, 6-pane sashes above,
plat band, parapet, return elevation has 6 windows now altered to paired sashes.
Within courtyard made by C20 low wing, main block shows large stairhead tri-
partite window, remainder much altered.

Listing NGR: ST6475461885

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

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