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Former Vicarage Tapp's Hotel, Milborne Port

Description: Former Vicarage Tapp's Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 261921

OS Grid Reference: ST6744418573
OS Grid Coordinates: 367444, 118573
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9657, -2.4650

Location: 13 A30, Milborne Port, Somerset DT9 5AS

Locality: Milborne Port
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 5AS

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Listing Text


12/184 Tapp's Hotel
(former vicarage)


Vicarage, now hotel. 1870. Designed by Henry Hall. Local stone cut and squared, ashlar dressings; plain clay tile roof
between coped gables; ashlar stone chimney stacks, some octagonal, all with moulded caps. Closed 'U'-plan: 2 storeys
with attic and basement. North elevation of 3 bays, all gabled, the centre bay recessed but with projecting flat roofed
porch, having moulded flat headed archway with two stone carved panels over, the upper circular with shield and band
with legend "Wilborne Port Sigillum": projecting chimney stacks and attic window only, bays 1 and 3. South garden
elevation also of 3 bays, having plinth, string course between floors: chamfer mullioned and transomed windows, with 2
storey angled bay window to bay 1 and single storey bay window to bay 3; no window to lower bay 2: outer gables have
attic windows; centre dormer with elaborate bargeboards: other elevations to match. Main rooms of interior little
altered on ground floor. Important in its context with the church (qv) and the school (qv), as well as sharing the same
designer. (E.D.B Guide to the Parish Church of Milborne Port, 1971).

Listing NGR: ST6744418573

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Source: English Heritage

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