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No 22 (Grove House), with the Front Boundary Railings, Bruton

Description: No 22 (Grove House), with the Front Boundary Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 261641

OS Grid Reference: ST6844134962
OS Grid Coordinates: 368441, 134962
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1131, -2.4522

Location: A359, Bruton, Somerset BA10 0HF

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

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Listing Text

8/168 No. 22
(Grove House), with the front
boundary railings


Detached house. C18 with C20 modifications. Local stone cut and squared, Doulting stone dressings; plain clay tile
roof between coped gables, brick end chimney stacks. 'L'-plan; 2 storeys with attics, 3 bays. 4-pane sash windows to
ground floor outer bays with flat voussoired heads; between them a 6-panel door up 2-steps, with stone surround of flat
Doric pilasters, entablature and pediment, above three 16-pane sashes, under a deep rendered band course; in roof three
early C20 hipped dormer windows. Projection to rear has 16-pane sash windows. Interior not seen. Front wing walls of
about 2 metres long and 2 metres high linking to low stone front boundary walls with wrought iron railings set in to
height approximately 1.1 metre having barbed and waisted arrowhead finials, with sweeps up to gateway; important to
setting of house and street scene.

Listing NGR: ST6844134962

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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