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The Cedars and Garden Wall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Beckington, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2664 / 51°15'58"N

Longitude: -2.2872 / 2°17'14"W

OS Eastings: 380056

OS Northings: 151951

OS Grid: ST800519

Mapcode National: GBR 0RY.JKB

Mapcode Global: VH977.9FPK

Entry Name: The Cedars and Garden Wall

Listing Date: 11 March 1968

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1173480

English Heritage Legacy ID: 266962

Location: Beckington, Mendip, Somerset, BA11

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Beckington

Built-Up Area: Beckington

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


15/15 No.13
(The Cedars) and garden wall



House. C17, mid C18 alterations. Rubble, stone tiled roof, brick and ashlar stacks with moulded caps. Two storeys
and attics in 3 gables, copings with saddle stones and small onion finials to gables, 2:1:2 bays to first floor, sash
windows with glazing bars in moulded stone surrounds, moulded stone cornice-hood over each. Stone architrave door
opening, 6-panelled door, top 2 panels glazed; stone door- case with entablature and segmental pediment on engaged
columns, 3 stone steps to door. Right return in a similar style. Interior with many co-eval features:- Right room to
ground floor with a moulded frieze, fireplace in a four centred stone surround, further plaster frieze to left ground
floor room. Garden to north enclosed by a high rubble wall with coping, a gazebo (qv) at the north-east angle. (VAG
Report, unpublished SRO, July 1979; Country Life 4 August 1908).

Listing NGR: ST8005651951

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

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