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Purtington House, Winsham

Description: Purtington House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 262235

OS Grid Reference: ST3892809001
OS Grid Coordinates: 338928, 109001
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8773, -2.8694

Location: Winsham, Somerset TA20 4DH

Locality: Winsham
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA20 4DH

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Listing Text

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4/111 Purtington House


- II

Detached farmhouse. Early C19. Local stone rendered, Ham stone ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof between stepped coped
gables; stone and brick chimney stacks. Two storeys, 4-bay east elevation. Plinth, string above first floor; shallow
hollow-chamfer mullioned windows in chamfered surrounds, the outer bays to both levels having 1+3+1 light angled bay
window, and the middle first floor windows being 3-light with labels; spanning ground floor bays 2/3 is a projecting
flat roofed porch with plinth, angled corner buttresses, string and moulded coped plain parapet, with 4-centre arched
single-light window to sides and a cambered arched doorway to the front, under a deep square lintel with carved
panelled spandrils. Leanto against north gable; wing wall with sweep against south gable; extensions to rear. Interior
not inspected.

Listing NGR: ST3892809001

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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