Description: Selwood House, with Short Enclosing Wall and Railing to Forecourt
Date Listed: 17 April 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 262988
OS Grid Reference: ST4907428500
OS Grid Coordinates: 349074, 128500
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0536, -2.7279
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ST49NW SOMERTON CP MARKET PLACE (south side)
9/182 Selwood House, with short
enclosing wall and railing to
House, now offices. Early C19. Local lias stone cut and squared, Ham stone dressings; Welsh slate roof with plain
gables; brick end chimney stacks. Two storeys, 3 bays. Ham stone plinth; 16-pane sash windows in architraved surrounds;
central 6-panel door part glazed, set in Ham stone surround with Tuscan pilasters and plain entablature over. Interior
not seen. Extending about 4 metres from north east corner matching low stone wall, with section of wrot iron railing
with twist spear head on return, contributing to setting. House served as preparatory school in first quarter of C20.
(VCH, Volume III, 1974).
Listing NGR: ST4907728498
Source: English Heritage
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