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Monks Corner

A Grade II Listed Building in South Petherton, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9484 / 50°56'54"N

Longitude: -2.8103 / 2°48'37"W

OS Eastings: 343172

OS Northings: 116860

OS Grid: ST431168

Mapcode National: GBR MF.NHV5

Mapcode Global: FRA 560L.LZL

Plus Code: 9C2VW5XQ+8V

Entry Name: Monks Corner

Listing Date: 19 April 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1345916

English Heritage Legacy ID: 264272

Location: South Petherton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA13

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: South Petherton

Built-Up Area: South Petherton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: South Petherton with the Seavingtons and the Lambrooks

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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7/187 No 2
(Monks Corner)


Detached house on corner site. C18, possibly with earlier fragments. Mostly Ham stone roughly cut and squared, but with
extension in Flemish bond red brickwork; plain clay tiled roofs, some over stone slate base courses, between stepped
coped gables; brick chimney stacks. 'T'-plan; 2 storeys with attics; north-east elevation onto Crown Lane but looking
down West Street, of 3 bays of which bay 3 is a gabled projection. Sash windows of 12 panes, to upper bays 1 and 2 set
into architraves, and below an angled bay window with flat roof spanning both these bays; to right of bay 2 a Regency
pattern 6-panel door hung on heavy frame, protected by open stone porch set into the corner, with Tuscan columns and
pilasters carrying plain entablature; bay 3 projection has a blocked gable-end window to first floor and 2-light
casement to attic, both with timber lintels; in south-east face of return are small- pane casement windows, the lower
C20 and the upper a 3-light earlier pattern set under a stone label. South-east gable has a hollow-chamfered
single-light window in chamfered recess without label at attic level. A variety of casement windows to north crosswing
and west elevation of main block. Further C20 extensions to west gable of crosswing. Interior not seen.

Listing NGR: ST4316916859

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