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Ellicombe House, Coach House, Stone Balustrading to Garden Lawn, Dunster

Description: Ellicombe House, Coach House, Stone Balustrading to Garden Lawn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 May 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 264749

OS Grid Reference: SS9820744696
OS Grid Coordinates: 298207, 144696
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1924, -3.4581

Locality: Dunster
Local Authority: West Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA24 6LN

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Listing Text

5366 DUNSTER Ellicombe House, Coach House,
stone balustrading to Garden Lawn,

SS 9844-9944 3/116 22.5.69


17th century. Some thick-walled parts of fabric may be earlier. Colourwashed
rendering, old slate roof, two stone ridge stacks. Three tall brick stacks rising
from eaves. Two storeys, principal elevation faces north with recessed centre and
gabled projecting side wings. Wings have copings with pineapple finials to gables,
wood-framed oval window in each gable face, 1 window to 1st floor, 2 windows to
ground floor, sashes with glazing bars. Centre portion has panelled central door
with curved wooden hood on wrought-iron brackets, on each side; one sash window in
exposed frames with thick glazing bars, and above a small dormer gable with coping
and pineapple. A 19th century wing to left-hand is connected by a single-storey out-
building to the former coach house. This is pantiled, copings with pineapples to
end gables, oval window in gable face, stable-type door, 3-light leaded casement with
moulded wood mullions. Garden lawn bounded by stone balustrading with coping and
ball finials.

Listing NGR: SS9820744696

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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