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Swallowcliffe, Yeovil

Description: Swallowcliffe

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 October 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 261385

OS Grid Reference: ST5532616421
OS Grid Coordinates: 355326, 116421
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9455, -2.6373

Location: A37, Yeovil, Somerset BA21 3FD

Locality: Yeovil
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA21 3FD

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Listing Text


2/48 No 20


- II

Town house, (now County Court Offices). Circa 1830. Rendered (and lined to
imitate ashlar) and colourwashed; hipped Welsh slate roof with wide soffite.
East facade of 2-storeys, 3-bays, having central stone Roman Doric porch of good
projection with unfluted columns and pilasters and full entablature; over the
6-panel dor is a plain semi-circular fanlight: to either side are 12-pane with
margin sash windows with radial deadlights over set in semi-circular arched
niches: at first floor level three 12-pane sashes in plain openings. The
interior (not fully inspected) has the original staircase and some good
plasterwork, especially cornices and a plaster vaulted ceiling to the entrance
hall, as well as a number of Regency style doors and architraves at ground floor
level (upstaris modified for fire regulations). (The sundry outbuilings and No
19B, on same site, not included in the listing).

Listing NGR: ST5532616421

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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