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Bishops Hull House, Walls Enclosing Forecourt and Gatepiers

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishop's Hull, Taunton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0148 / 51°0'53"N

Longitude: -3.1368 / 3°8'12"W

OS Eastings: 320352

OS Northings: 124546

OS Grid: ST203245

Mapcode National: GBR LZ.JC5B

Mapcode Global: FRA 469F.KRY

Plus Code: 9C3R2V77+W7

Entry Name: Bishops Hull House, Walls Enclosing Forecourt and Gatepiers

Listing Date: 17 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344465

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270518

Location: Bishop's Hull, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA1

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Bishop's Hull

Built-Up Area: Taunton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


13/11 Bishop's Hull House, walls
enclosing forecourt and gatepiers


House, now offices. Mid-late C18, refenestrated and porch added mid C19. Brick, Flemish bond, double span slate
roofs, coped verges, brick stacks gable ends. Plan: parallel range. 2 storeys plus attic, 5 bays; 2 hipped dormer
set in roof space with 4-pane sash windows, brick voussoirs to square headed window openings, sashes without glazing
bars, central flat roofed ashlar Bath stone porch, C20 glazed double doors. Left, one bay flat roofed addition with
similar fenestration apparently rebuilt, right blind window in similar wing originally with swept down coping now built
up; segmental headed window openings lighting gable ends. Forecourt walls: brick, Flemish bond, with remains of
pilaster strips right, left wall altered, gatepiers right fronting road, Bath stone dressings, flat topped, moulded
cornice with moulded plinth, wall swept down to about 1.5 metres and swept up to single pier at North end of

Listing NGR: ST2035224546

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

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