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Osborne House,with Front Boundary Wall, Railings and Gate Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in Yeovil, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9425 / 50°56'32"N

Longitude: -2.6247 / 2°37'29"W

OS Eastings: 356203

OS Northings: 116077

OS Grid: ST562160

Mapcode National: GBR MP.NW9X

Mapcode Global: FRA 56DM.77V

Entry Name: Osborne House,with Front Boundary Wall, Railings and Gate Piers

Listing Date: 11 March 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1173697

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261435

Location: Yeovil, South Somerset, Somerset, BA21

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Yeovil

Built-Up Area: Yeovil

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


6/97 No 10
(Osborne House), with front
boundary wall, railings and gate



Vills, c1840. Roughcast, hipped Welsh slated roof with wide soffites, brick
chimney stack on left-hand side. 2-storeys of 3-bays. Central fine projecting
porch set on 5 steps, with fluted Ionic columns and attached columns supporting
full entablature and flat roof: 6-panel door, the top 2 panels having been
removed to make one glazed panel; 16-pane sash windows to both levels, excluding
the right-hand ground floor window, currently 2-light casement window. Inside,
the right-hand room has an ornamental plaster ceiling and incised plaster panels
to the walls (1 panel damaged); the rear left-hand bedroom also has some fine
plasterwork. One or two C19 early fireplaces; most original doors and doorcases
survive, as do the fairly plain main and servants' staircases. (Property
undergoing restoration January 1983). High stone wall to front boundary capped
by C19 railings, with 2 pairs of simple gate piers with moulded caps - the gates
missing. The home of Earle Vincent, brewer and developer, active late C19.

Listing NGR: ST5620316077

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

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