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Court House (The North Wing of Marston Court), Marston Magna

Description: Court House (The North Wing of Marston Court)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 April 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 262683

OS Grid Reference: ST5929422222
OS Grid Coordinates: 359294, 122222
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9979, -2.5814

Location: Garston Lane, Yeovil BA22 8DN

Locality: Marston Magna
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA22 8DN

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Listing Text


9/68 Court House
(the North wing of Marston Court)

- II

House, the oldest part of a now divided property. Early C17. Local stone
squared and random coursed with Ham stone dressings; Welsh slate roof
between coped gables; brick end chimney stacks. 2-storeys with attics; 3
bays. Mullioned ovolo moulded windows with individual labels: to bay-1
wide 3-light with narrower 3-light over, to bay-2 a 2-light with
cambered arch doorway with 3-light over, to bay-3 a 4-light with 3-light
over; roof has 4 hipped slated dormer windows. Lean-to to North with C20
casement window. The date 1600 said to occur on this portion and also a
cheese house. The house modernized and substantially extended for
Herbert Ashworth Hope in 1927. (Truman Press, Somersetshire: Country
Houses and Villages, 1931-2).

Listing NGR: ST5929422222

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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