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The Cemetry Lodge, Yeovil

Description: The Cemetry Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 October 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 261415

OS Grid Reference: ST5510416493
OS Grid Coordinates: 355104, 116493
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9461, -2.6404

Location: 20 Preston Road, Yeovil, Somerset BA20 2BN

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

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Listing Text


2/77 The Cemetery Lodge



Cemetery Lodge house: 1863. Local stone of boasted coursed rubble to basement,
ashlar to upper levels, with Ham stone dressings and Welsh slated roof.
Cruciform plan of three storeys, with middle C20 angle infill to rear. The South
projecting arm has narrow semi-circular headed slit windows to the front
projection and its East return wall at basement level; to the ground floor
2-light windows with slightly chamfered surrounds with duochrome relieving
arches over, lining through with the basement windows: above these in the gable
two semi-circular headed windows with circular light over set in a pointed
duochrome relieving arch. The right arm of the cross plan has pointed arched
doorway at (upper) ground level in the East wall with a flight of steps leading
up to it, and above it a gabled 2-light window: this window is repeated in the
Western arm (South - roadside - face). All windows have patterned leaded lights.
The roof is banded with slates of two colours: the entrance arm has an added
pyramidal slated roof with alternate courses of fish- scale slates: Stone
chimney stacks. The interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: ST5510416493

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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