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Kingweston House, Kingweston

Description: Kingweston House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 April 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 262910

OS Grid Reference: ST5251531280
OS Grid Coordinates: 352515, 131280
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0789, -2.6792

Location: High Street, Kingweston, Somerset TA11 6AZ

Locality: Kingweston
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA11 6AZ

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Listing Text


2/105 Kingweston House



Large detached house. On site of Tudor House, rebuilt by Dickinson family in C19. Local lias stone ashlar with Doulting
stone dressings; hipped Welsh slate roofs behind parapets; stone chimney stacks. 2 and 3 storeys, east elevation 10
bays. Plinth, band course, cornice, plain parapets, bays 6 to 10 recessed slightly; bays 1 to 5 are 2-storey, with
12-pane sash windows bays 1 and 2, all blind; added sidelights upper bays 3, normal bays 4 and 5, all in plain
openings: bays 6 to 10 are 3 storey, with matching windows to main floor, but 9-pane sashes to second floor: to lower
bay 3 a wide stone porch with Distyle fluted Doric columns in antis, full entablature and flat roof; double part glazed
door in shouldered architrave. South elevation of 9 bays to match: on west elevation a 2-storey angled bay window set
centrally: single storey extension to north side. Interior not seen. House of the Dickinson family until aid C20, now
part of Millfield School. (Burden, J; Winging Westward, 1974).

Listing NGR: ST5251531280

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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