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Jennings House and Front Boundary Railings, Somerton

Description: Jennings House and Front Boundary Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 April 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 263014

OS Grid Reference: ST4910928687
OS Grid Coordinates: 349109, 128687
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0553, -2.7275

Location: North Street, Somerton, Somerset TA11 7NZ

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

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Listing Text


9/206 Jennings House
(formerly listed as Nos 1 and 2
The Gables) and front boundary



Semi-detached house. C17 Local lias stone cut and squared with painted ashlar dressings; clay pantiled roof between
stepped coped gables; brick chimney stacks. Two storeys with attics, 3 bays. To ground floor, pairs of 8 pane sash
windows set under label mouldings in outer bays; above 3 light ovolo mould mullioned windows in wave mould recesses
under label, with matching 2-light window set into attic gables over: to centre bay of ground floor a 12-pane sash
window and a flush panelled door with glazed toplight set under stone hood on simple brackets; no windows above.
Interior not seen. Immediately east of house a matching stone boundary wall about 450mm high with plain shaped copings,
on which are set cast iron railings about 600mm high with 3-point finials; matching gate with more elaborate
fleurs-de-lys spikes to gate standards, all contributing to setting of house.

Listing NGR: ST4911128687

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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