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Kingston House and North-East Boundary Wall and Gateway

A Grade II Listed Building in Yeovil, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9448 / 50°56'41"N

Longitude: -2.6363 / 2°38'10"W

OS Eastings: 355392

OS Northings: 116344

OS Grid: ST553163

Mapcode National: GBR MN.NZW4

Mapcode Global: FRA 56CM.2R8

Entry Name: Kingston House and North-East Boundary Wall and Gateway

Listing Date: 17 October 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1296333

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261384

Location: Yeovil, South Somerset, Somerset, BA20

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Yeovil

Built-Up Area: Yeovil

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


2/47 No 14
(Kingston House) and North-east
boundary wall and gateway


- II

Town house (now private school) of c1840. Brick with Ham stone plinth, band and
rusticated quoins: Welsh slated roof behind parapets with stare urns mounted on
the four corners. The South East entrance facade 2-storeys of 3-bays, with
central 6-pane (4-glazed) door set in simple opening, with 12-pane sash windows
each side; these shielded by wood and corrugated iron verandah across whole
front, arcaded with bell hipped roof; at first floor level three 12-pane windows
in simple openings, fitted with hinged venetian shutters. The South Western
return, rendered, matches the first floor in its 2-bays, but at ground floor
level there is a single storey stone and rendered extension, with an angled bay
window. The interior not seen. The extension to South West not included in the
listing. To the North Eastern boundary a high capped stone wall with two
2-centre arched openings (one blocked) and panelled and capped gate piers (trio
left-hand cap now missing).

Listing NGR: ST5539216344

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

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