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Glenthorne House with the Entrance Gate Piers and Street Boundary Wall, Yeovil

Description: Glenthorne House with the Entrance Gate Piers and Street Boundary Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 October 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 261426

OS Grid Reference: ST5560216109
OS Grid Coordinates: 355602, 116109
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9427, -2.6333

Location: Princes Street, Yeovil, Somerset BA20 1EJ

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

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Listing Text


5/92 No 38

(Glenthorne House) with the
entrance gate piers and street
boundary wall



Villa of c1820, now offices. Stucco, with hipped Welsh slate roof behind
parapet. 2-storey front elevation set back from road, 3-bays, with long 12-pane
sash windows at ground floor level set in plain openings: the first floor
windows have semi-circular heads with radial glazing bars in upper portions, the
remaining glazing bars removed: Regency style panelled soffite to cornice, and
Gothick arched panels in parapet above. Doorway in plain South return wall with
modern timber doorhead. To the rear a C18 extension (or possibly separate
house), also rendered but with hipped plain tiled roof. 2-storey. 6-panel door
(top 2-panels glazed) in simple opening with stone hood and console brackets
over: to side a 12-pane sash window, the lower casement having lost its glazing
bars: to first floor a central longer 12-pane window. The interiors not
inspected. Also of interest are the low stone wall and tall stone gate piers,
which have Gothick arched panels and moulded pyramidal tops.

Listing NGR: ST5560216109

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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