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Westlake House, West Coker

Description: Westlake House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 April 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 263851

OS Grid Reference: ST5187613766
OS Grid Coordinates: 351876, 113766
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9213, -2.6860

Location: Dibbles Lane, West Coker BA22 9AH

Locality: West Coker
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA22 9AH

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Listing Text

9/293 Westlake House
(formerly listed as Westlakes)

House. C18 with C19 alterations and additions. Ham stone ashlar; hipped Welsh slate roof behind low parapet; brick
chimney stacks. 2-storeys, 5 symmetrical bays, main block. Plinth, band course, rusticated quoins; plain sash windows
with vertical glazing bars set in architraved surrounds; projecting central porch with Doric columns and pilasters
supporting full entablature framing architraved doorway. On East side elaborate single-storey 2-light square bay
window with Ionic pilasters and much decoration, dated 1899 in the stained glass. Inside good C18 staircase, with
interesting subjects in plaster relief to soffite; coved ceilings to hall and flanking rooms, with much fielded
panelling and C18 doors: rear portion totally C19, but middle section may represent part of an earlier house.

Listing NGR: ST5187613766

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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