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Victoria House, with Front Boundary Railings, Langport

Description: Victoria House, with Front Boundary Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 April 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 263194

OS Grid Reference: ST4208226845
OS Grid Coordinates: 342082, 126845
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0380, -2.8274

Location: 38 A378, Langport, Somerset TA10 9RH

Locality: Langport
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA10 9RH

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Listing Text

11/129 Victoria House, with front
boundary railings

House in row. Late C18. Rendered and colourwashed, Ham stone dressings; plain clay tile roof between coped gables;
brick end chimneys. Two storeys, 4 bays. Sash windows of 12 panes in plain openings upper bays 2 and 3, and in
composite angled bays to both levels of outer bays, set under lead flat roofs; between bays 2 and 3 pair part-glazed
doors with cast-iron fretwork open porch, on 4 front columns, Chinese style with lead bell-hipped roof, set on 3 steps:
to right of bay 4 another part glazed door in plain opening. Interior not seen. Boundary railings play special role in
setting of house, with set-backs and curved sweeps to porch, framing the steps; twist spearhead point, with cast-iron
urn finials to thicker standards, all set on low lias stone plinths. House with railings of very considerable
streetscape value.

Listing NGR: ST4208226845

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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