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Irving House, Keinton Mandeville

Description: Irving House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 April 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 262889

OS Grid Reference: ST5513230966
OS Grid Coordinates: 355132, 130966
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0763, -2.6418

Location: Castle Street, Keinton Mandeville, Somerset TA11 6DX

Locality: Keinton Mandeville
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA11 6DX

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Listing Text


3/84 Irving House



House in row. Early C19. Local lias stone cut and squared, with some ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof with sawn
stone ridge, with coped East gable and abutment to west; brick end chimney stacks. 2 storeys; 3 bays, with lower
one-bay extension on East side. 16-pane sash windows in plain openings with voussoired flat arched heads; to lower bay
2 a 6-fielded panel door in a dressed semi-circular arched recess, under radial glazed fanlight, and above it is a
bronze tablet recording that 'Here was born Henry Irving, Knight, Actor, 6th February 1838' - his real name was John
Henry Broadribb. Interior not seen.

Listing NGR: ST5513230966

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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