British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Prospect House, Bruton

Description: Prospect House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 March 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 261628

OS Grid Reference: ST6787834816
OS Grid Coordinates: 367878, 134816
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1117, -2.4602

Location: Tolbury Lane, Bruton, Somerset BA10 0AZ

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

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Bruton, Somerset at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

Prospect House

Detached House. Late C18. Local stone rubble with Doulting stone dressings; hipped Welsh slate roof; brick end chimney
stacks. 3-storeys, 3 bays. Square bay windows with composite sash windows and lead flat roofs to outer bays, ground
floor; central pair 3-panel doors in semi-circular sub-arch with radial glazed fanlight in stone surround with flat
Doric pilasters and open pediment hood; 16-pane sash windows in plain ashlar surrounds to first floor, and 9-pane
sashes to second. Lean-to conservatory on South West corner. Building date unknown, but occupied by William Pearce in
1798. (Couzens P, Bruton in Selwood, Abbey Press, Sherborne, 1972).

Listing NGR: ST6787834816

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.