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No 2, and Front Boundary Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Montacute, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9492 / 50°56'57"N

Longitude: -2.7154 / 2°42'55"W

OS Eastings: 349843

OS Northings: 116883

OS Grid: ST498168

Mapcode National: GBR MK.NHVZ

Mapcode Global: FRA 566L.MZ7

Plus Code: 9C2VW7XM+MV

Entry Name: No 2, and Front Boundary Railings

Listing Date: 27 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1261600

English Heritage Legacy ID: 437114

Location: Montacute, South Somerset, Somerset, TA15

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Montacute

Built-Up Area: Montacute

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

8/173 No. 2, and front boundary railings
Detached house. Earlier C19. Ham stone ashlar; half-hipped Welsh slate roof between coped gables; brick chimney stacks.
Double-roof plan: 2 storeys with attics, 2 bays. Plinth, cornice, shallow plain parapet; 12-pane sash windows in plain
openings: to lower bay 2 a 6-fielded-panelled door set under rectangular fanlight with diamond panes, in plain opening
Circular attic window in south gable. interior not seen. About 2m west of building a low stone will with chamfered
plinth and steeply sloped coping stones, having square piers with frieze band and bell-hip tops; walls capped with wrot
and cast-iron railings with taper points to middle and top rails, and fleur-de-lys finials to arch-braced standards,
and matching gate between piers opposite doorway: the whole adding to the setting of the house, one of the few with a
front garden in the centre of this village.

Listing NGR: ST4985416883

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