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Patwell House, Bruton

Description: Patwell House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 261613

OS Grid Reference: ST6844334876
OS Grid Coordinates: 368443, 134876
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1123, -2.4522

Location: 3 Patwell Lane, Bruton, Somerset BA10 0EQ

Locality: Bruton
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA10 0EQ

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Listing Text

Patwell House

House. C19. Local stone rendered, colourwashed, with Doulting stone dressings; Welsh slate roof hipped at South end,
plain gable to North; yellow brick chimney stacks. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Plinth, band and simple eaves courses, flat
pilasters to each bay with Doric caps: tall 16-pane sash windows below, 12-pane sashes above; central entrance with
part glazed margined double doors set into semi-circular arched recess with ornate fanlight over. Wing walls to both
sides; that to North has 4-centre arched gateway, and that to South has a blind recess, masking a late building. Built
c1860 for Dr Higginbotham when he set up his medical practice, on the cellars and underground kitchens of an earlier
building. (Couzens P, Bruton in Selwood, Abbey Press, Sherborne, 1972).

Listing NGR: ST6844334876

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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