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Kingweston House

A Grade II Listed Building in Somerton, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0787 / 51°4'43"N

Longitude: -2.6791 / 2°40'44"W

OS Eastings: 352524

OS Northings: 131265

OS Grid: ST525312

Mapcode National: GBR MM.D72Y

Mapcode Global: FRA 5688.J2Z

Plus Code: 9C3V38HC+F9

Entry Name: Kingweston House

Listing Date: 17 April 1959

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1307686

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262910

Location: Kingweston, South Somerset, Somerset, TA11

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Kingweston

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Description

ST53SW KINGWESTON CP
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2/105 Kingweston House

17.4.59

GV II


Large detached house. On site of Tudor House, rebuilt by Dickinson family in C19. Local lias stone ashlar with Doulting
stone dressings; hipped Welsh slate roofs behind parapets; stone chimney stacks. 2 and 3 storeys, east elevation 10
bays. Plinth, band course, cornice, plain parapets, bays 6 to 10 recessed slightly; bays 1 to 5 are 2-storey, with
12-pane sash windows bays 1 and 2, all blind; added sidelights upper bays 3, normal bays 4 and 5, all in plain
openings: bays 6 to 10 are 3 storey, with matching windows to main floor, but 9-pane sashes to second floor: to lower
bay 3 a wide stone porch with Distyle fluted Doric columns in antis, full entablature and flat roof; double part glazed
door in shouldered architrave. South elevation of 9 bays to match: on west elevation a 2-storey angled bay window set
centrally: single storey extension to north side. Interior not seen. House of the Dickinson family until end C20, now
part of Millfield School. (Burden, J; Winging Westward, 1974).


Listing NGR: ST5252431265

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