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Stocker's House, with Front Boundary Wall and Railings, Somerton

Description: Stocker's House, with Front Boundary Wall and Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 April 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 262942

OS Grid Reference: ST4912228625
OS Grid Coordinates: 349122, 128625
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0547, -2.7273

Location: Broad Street, Somerton, Somerset TA11 7NH

Locality: Somerton
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA11 7NH

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Listing Text


9/137 Stocker's House
(formerly listed as part of
Medwyn), with front boundary wall
and railings.



House in row. C18 or earlier. Local lias stone cut and squared; Welsh slate roof over stone slate base courses, between
abutments; brick end chimney stacks. Two storeys, 3 bays. Sash windows of 12-panes, paired to outer bays above, with
upper and lower bay 3 windows having stone hoods, apparently earlier labels trimmed; C20 door coupled with lower bay 3
window; to bay 2 large double angled bay window with small pane casements and lead flat roof. Interior not seen, but
VCH speaks of later addition to rear incorporating parlour and staircase wing of an earlier house. Attached to front of
house, stone wall about 750mm high with Ham stone copings and gabletted capped piers, with cast iron railings having
quatrefoil motif, and matching gate, adding to setting of house. Formerly one house with Medwyn House (qv) attached to
north (VCR Volume III, 1974).

Listing NGR: ST4912228625

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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