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Preston Park House (Central Portion Only), Yeovil

Description: Preston Park House (Central Portion Only)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 October 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 261398

OS Grid Reference: ST5401716218
OS Grid Coordinates: 354017, 116218
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9436, -2.6559

Location: 6 Cambridge Close, Yeovil, Somerset BA20 2EF

Locality: Yeovil
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA20 2EF

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Listing Text


1/60 Preston Park House
(central portion only)


- II

Town house now part of Senior Citizens' Home. Circa 1820: Stone, Ham ashlar with
Welsh slate bell cast hipped roof, wide eaves overhang: central flat roof possibly
with lantern. 2-storeys, 3-bay elevation with central stone doorcase with open
pediment on typical Yeovil console brackets; doorway has depressed arch with simple
fanlight, (upper panels removed from 6-panel door); window openings have
architraves with keystones; window sashes have small and margined panes: (central
lst floor window now casement). Sides pebbledashed, interior much altered to meet
fire regulations, not inspected. All the various extensions excluded from listing.
House in landscaped grounds which now form Preston Park.

Listing NGR: ST5401716218

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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