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Wyndham Museum, Yeovil

Description: Wyndham Museum

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 March 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 261363

OS Grid Reference: ST5547815739
OS Grid Coordinates: 355478, 115739
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9394, -2.6350

Location: 27 Hendford, Yeovil, Somerset BA20 1UN

Locality: Yeovil
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA20 1UN

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Listing Text


7/27 Wyndham Museum
(formerly stable block to
Hendford Manor House)



Former Coach House/Stables to Hendford Manor House, now the Yeovil Museum. C18.
Early/aid Brick with Ham stone dressings, plain clay tile hipped roof.
Rectangular plan, with slight end projection in South flank; 2-storey. Main
entrance in narrow West elevation of 3-bays with deep stone plinth and approach
stairway. Central pair of 3-panel doors has simple stone surround supporting
cornice: on each side at ground floor level narrow pairs of 8-pane sash windows
set in raised surrounds with plain central mullions. Venetian window over
entrance door flanked by 2 circular windows with 5 radial glazing bars (the
left-hand side false). South side elevation of 5-bays, centre 3 wider but
otherwise a repeat of West elevation: doors now replaced with 16-pane sash
windows. Outer bays project slightly and have high semi-circular arched openings
now glazed in, no windows over. Moulded stone gutter all round: other two
elevations much altered. Interior not inspected. Old water pump still mounted on
S. wall.

Listing NGR: ST5547815739

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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