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Latitude: 50.9511 / 50°57'4"N
Longitude: -2.8521 / 2°51'7"W
OS Eastings: 340237
OS Northings: 117202
OS Grid: ST402172
Mapcode National: GBR MC.NC7M
Mapcode Global: FRA 46XL.GPP
Entry Name: The Cressy Including Front Garden Area Railings
Listing Date: 7 August 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1264120
English Heritage Legacy ID: 428620
Location: Shepton Beauchamp, South Somerset, Somerset, TA19
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: Shepton Beauchamp
Built-Up Area: Shepton Beauchamp
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
Church of England Parish: Shepton Beauchamp
Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells
ST 41 NW SHEPTON BEAUCHAMP THE SHAMBLES
The Cressy including front
garden area railings
House. Circa early C19. Coursed stone brick. Slate roof with stone coped
gable ends. Gable end stacks with short red brick shafts.
Plan: Double depth rectangular plan with 2 principal front rooms with
entrance passageway between with front and back doorways; the smaller left
hand front room has a large kitchen behind it and the deeper right hand room
has a straight staircase rising from the back of the room and the space to the
right of the staircase is occupied by Corner House (qv) adjoining right.
Exterior: 2 storeys. North, symmetrical 2-window front. C19 2-light
casements with glazing bars, the ground floor left is slightly larger and
ground floor right a small canted bay window with a hipped slate roof and C20
plaster window frame. Central doorway with circa late C19 glazed and panelled
Rear elevation has C20 windows, plank doors and late C19 and C20 porches.
Including C19 front garden area railings, wrought iron with arrow heads to
shafts, on dressed stone plinth and small monolithic stone gate-piers with
ogee caps and similar wrought iron gate with curved base.
Interior: C19 joinery including panelled and plank doors, straight staircase
with simple stick balustrade, and fireplace on first floor with moulded shelf
and Victorian irongrate. Roof space not accessible.
Listing NGR: ST4023717202
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