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West Block (Former Stable), Redlynch Park House, Bruton

Description: West Block (Former Stable), Redlynch Park House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 November 1980
English Heritage Building ID: 261646

OS Grid Reference: ST6993933078
OS Grid Coordinates: 369939, 133078
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0962, -2.4306

Location: Bruton, Somerset BA10 0ES

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

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Listing Text

5/196 West Block
former stable), Redlynch Park

Stables, Coach House and Servants' Wing; formerly one of two matching; First half C18, modified 1913; built by
Nathaniel Ireson of Wincanton for Lord llchester. Local stone cut and squared with Doulting stone dressings; hipped
Welsh slate roof with stone slate base courses, behind parapets on South and East faces; red brick chimney stacks.
'U'-plan; 2 storeys with attics, South facade of 11 bays, of which the outer pairs project slightly. Plinth, lower cill
course, eaves band course and panelled solid parapets, rusticated quoins; 12-pane casement windows, top halves
pivotted, to ground floor, including bay 6, formerly a doorway, all set in plain ashlar surrounds with flat triple
keystoned heads; above 6-light sash windows in plain surrounds; clock tower to centre of roof with lead covered cuboid
base, clock dial on South, with octagonal lead roofed timber bill turret open on 4 main faces, surmounted by small
windvane; lead rainwater stackheads, one on East side dated 1902. Windows on West face have simple frames, cruciform
below, with almost square leaded panes - probably original form; to first floor at North end plain door and hoisting
tackle above; similar leaded windows to inner courtyard. Interiors not accessible. Block undergoing conversion to
flats, (October 1983).

Listing NGR: ST6993933078

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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