History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Haversham House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wells, Somerset

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 51.2122 / 51°12'44"N

Longitude: -2.6461 / 2°38'45"W

OS Eastings: 354966

OS Northings: 146091

OS Grid: ST549460

Mapcode National: GBR MN.3X0P

Mapcode Global: VH89S.2SZK

Plus Code: 9C3V6963+VH

Entry Name: Haversham House

Listing Date: 12 November 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383044

English Heritage Legacy ID: 483462

Location: Wells, Mendip, Somerset, BA5

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Wells

Built-Up Area: Wells

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Tagged with: House

Find accommodation in



662-1/6/180 (East side)
12/11/53 No.12
Haversham House


House in row. Late C18, but incorporating substantial C15 and
especially late C16 remains. Rendered and colourwashed over
rubble, with painted ashlar dressings, Welsh slate roof
between abutments, stone chimney stack.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, 3 bays. Plinth, cornice, plain parapets,
outer windows are shallow canted full-height bays, with
composite sash windows of 8+12+8 panes, the windows to upper
bay 2 a 12-pane sash. Central doorway with 5-panel door under
3-pane rectangular-fanlight set in stone surround of doric
pilasters, full entablature and pediments, footscraper to
INTERIOR: includes to the rear an exposed stone wall with C16
fireplace with wide 4-centred arch, and a 3-light casement
with C15 moulded stone mullions, possibly imported; there are
2 deep ceiling beams to chamfered stops. To the left of the
fireplace is a small square salt cupboard. A rear passage has
a 2-light casement and an external 3-plank ledged door.
At the first floor is a further fireplace with 4-centred arch,
and, to its left a blocked 3-light casement with flush
chamfered mullions, and at the second floor an early 2-light
casement. The roof part inspected, includes butt purlins. The
basement has 2 moulded beams.

Listing NGR: ST5496646091

External Links

External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.