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St John's House and Attached Brick Wall to the Rear

A Grade II Listed Building in Bridgwater, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1298 / 51°7'47"N

Longitude: -2.9963 / 2°59'46"W

OS Eastings: 330379

OS Northings: 137196

OS Grid: ST303371

Mapcode National: GBR M5.94QH

Mapcode Global: VH7DJ.0VTS

Entry Name: St John's House and Attached Brick Wall to the Rear

Listing Date: 31 January 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187692

English Heritage Legacy ID: 373947

Location: Bridgwater, Sedgemoor, Somerset, TA6

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor

Civil Parish: Bridgwater

Built-Up Area: Bridgwater

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


736-1/6/132 (East side)
St John's House and attached brick
wall to the rear


House. Early/mid C19, altered late C19. Flemish-bond brick,
stone stepped voussoirs, bays and doorcase, bracketed hipped
slate roof with brick stack to right. Double-depth plan. 2
storeys; symmetrical 3-window range. Windows to the first
floor have flat arches to C19 horned 2/2-pane sashes. The
central entrance bay steps forward slightly; the doorcase is
set in wide semicircular gauged brick arch, it has plain
painted stone inner arch with moulded cornice imposts on
painted iron Tuscan columns and wooden antae. The 8-panel
curved door, in concave recess, has ornamental fanlight; an
inner door, formerly 8-panel, has late C19 glazing to the top
with coloured and engraved margin panes; the outer hall has
panelling with added moulding above and to sides of door. The
large single-storey late C19 semicircular bays to sides have
heavy cornices, curved corners to the tops of 2/2-pane sash
windows, foliate capitals to mullions and wide cills. INTERIOR
not inspected but noted as having early/mid C19 fireplaces and
other features. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: an English-bond brick
wall approx 3m high and 40m long attached to right return has
timber lintel to a hatch to left which gives onto garden.

Listing NGR: ST3037937196

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

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