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Latitude: 50.9485 / 50°56'54"N
Longitude: -2.8546 / 2°51'16"W
OS Eastings: 340059
OS Northings: 116914
OS Grid: ST400169
Mapcode National: GBR MC.NJMJ
Mapcode Global: FRA 46XL.MQV
Entry Name: Shepton House with Service Range Attached
Listing Date: 20 September 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1264164
English Heritage Legacy ID: 428534
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
ST41NW SHEPTON BEAUCHAMP CP HIGHER ROAD (East side)
6/56 Shepton House with service range
House. 1850, for John Stratton Coles. Coursed and squared rubble, coped verges with kneelers, tile roofs, finials, tall
ashlar stacks with moulded caps. High Victorian Tudor-Gothic, L-plan with service range at right-angles to rear also
including a stable-yard. Two storeys and attic and 2 storeys; garden front of 1:1:1 bays, outer pair project slightly
under front-facing gables, centre bay with a gablet with a quatrefoil. Attic windows of 2 lights, each light with a
4-centred arch head, labels. First floor with 2 and 4-light windows in similar style, first floor band. Ground floor
with 2 shallow projecting bays, hipped stone roofs, 4-light transomed stone-mullioned windows, centre lights forming a
pair of French windows with a 4-centred arch head; 3-light window to centre. Entrance frontage with a single bay
projecting porch with a 4-centred arch outer door opening, oriel set over on first floor; inner door opening with
paired half-glazed doors. To left of porch a canted 6-light bay window, transomed, segmental stone roof; above a lancet
window. Service range of a single storey and attic; at the rear of this a stable-yard in a conforming Tudor-Gothic
style, entered through a 4-centred arch carriage opening. Interior with High Gothic features including staircase,
fireplaces, tile floors, and 2 coffered ceiling in the style of Pugin. Rear elevation with a reused C17 mullioned and
transomed window, inside a reused moulded stone C17 chimney-piece. (VCH, vol IV, 1978).
Listing NGR: ST4005916914
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