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Somerset Court

A Grade II Listed Building in Highbridge, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2401 / 51°14'24"N

Longitude: -2.9385 / 2°56'18"W

OS Eastings: 334581

OS Northings: 149412

OS Grid: ST345494

Mapcode National: GBR M8.21CQ

Mapcode Global: VH7D5.03W4

Plus Code: 9C3V63R6+3J

Entry Name: Somerset Court

Listing Date: 31 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1251060

English Heritage Legacy ID: 433651

Location: Brent Knoll, Sedgemoor, Somerset, TA9

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor

Civil Parish: Brent Knoll

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Three Saints

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text


8/15 Somerset Court


- II

Country house, now school. Late C18, C19 additions, C20 alterations. Rendered, double ridge slate roof, end pilasters,
projecting first floor band, moulded cornice, parapet with plain coping, end rendered stacks with moulded caps, 2 box
dormers. Classical style. Two storeys and attic, 3 bays, 12-pane sash windows to ground floor with marginal lights;
12-pane sash windows to first floor, further narrow 4-pane window to right. Projecting Doric portico to right, flat
entablature, triglyph frieze, modillion cornice, parapet with plain coping; 6-panelled door, transom light, fluted
engaged Ionic column to each side; to each side a 4-pane sash window. Wing to right in conforming style stepped down in
3 levels, 2:2:2 bays, predominantly sash windows with glazing bars, some casements. Mid C19 panelled ceiling to a
former ballroom, this room also with a fireplace in a marble surround of the late C18.

Listing NGR: ST3458149412

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

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