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Claremont House, with Front Boundary Walls and Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in Combe Down, Bath and North East Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3595 / 51°21'34"N

Longitude: -2.3452 / 2°20'42"W

OS Eastings: 376061

OS Northings: 162321

OS Grid: ST760623

Mapcode National: GBR 0QQ.MX4

Mapcode Global: VH96T.93K5

Entry Name: Claremont House, with Front Boundary Walls and Piers

Location: Bath and North East Somerset, BA2

County: Bath and North East Somerset

Locality: Combe Down

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Listing Date: 5 August 1975

Last Amended: 15 October 2010

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

English Heritage Legacy ID: 511096

Source ID: 1395684

Listing Text

CHURCH ROAD
Combe Down
(North side)

No.109 Claremont House,
with front boundary
walls and piers
05/08/75

GV II

Detached house. Early C19.
MATERIALS: Limestone ashlar, roof not visible behind parapets.
EXTERIOR: Compact block, originally in two storeys, raised to three, with three windows, twelve-pane sashes. Square ashlar central porch with panelled pilasters, entablature with blocking course and ball finials. Moulded string above first floor, sill band to second floor at level of former parapet, cornice and blocking above second floor, with early cast iron geometric balustrade, returned at ends. Left flank has twelve-pane sash with margin panes above panelled door in deep plain reveals, two smaller lights to left, and lower block with parapet. Ashlar stacks to each gable, and deep stack to rear range. Right return is plain. Attached right one storey later range to parapet.
INTERIOR: Not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: From front at left ashlar wall approx 1.5m high to flush rounded coping, and with section of simple railing swept to facade, comes forward to pavement, where it returns as dwarf wall, formerly railed, to central pair of octagonal gatepiers with pyramidal cappings, dwarf wall continues right across full width of site. This is first of series of villas continued along north side of Church Road, with fine views over countryside to south.

Listing NGR: ST7606162321

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