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Hapsford House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Great Elm, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2459 / 51°14'45"N

Longitude: -2.346 / 2°20'45"W

OS Eastings: 375946

OS Northings: 149692

OS Grid: ST759496

Mapcode National: GBR 0S2.V08

Mapcode Global: VH976.9Y48

Entry Name: Hapsford House

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174202

English Heritage Legacy ID: 267105

Location: Great Elm, Mendip, Somerset, BA11

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Great Elm

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


7/159 Hapsford House



Country house. Early C19. Rendered and scribed as ashlar, rusticated ashlar quoins, hipped slate roofs with wide eaves,
4 ashlar stacks, one with paired hexagonal caps. Gothick irregular garden frontage of 2:1:2 bays, those to each side in
a 2-storey wing, that to centre of a single storey; 16-pane Gothick-headed sash windows in chamfered stone surrounds
with stopped labels, glazing bars removed on ground floor of right 2-bays; flat-roofed single storey semi-circular
ashlar bow on ground floor of left wing, 3 pairs of French windows with horizontal glazing bars, above a traceried
parapet. Single storey centre section with a canted bay under a hipped roof, pair of French windows with horizontal
glazing bars and marginal lights to each face. Two door opening flanking right pair of bays, three-quarter glazed doors
with Gothicised glazing bars, scrolled block pediments over. Glazed verandah on cast iron supports extending across
frontage. Single storey conservatory under a leaded roof to right in a conforming style. Interior in a similar
elaborate Gothick style, left two rooms on ground floor under ribbed and vaulted plaster ceiling.

Listing NGR: ST7594649692

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