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No 2 Shurton Court Shurton Court, Stogursey

Description: No 2 Shurton Court Shurton Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 May 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 265198

OS Grid Reference: ST1997244030
OS Grid Coordinates: 319972, 144030
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1899, -3.1465

Location: Shurton Lane, Stogursey, Somerset TA5 1QE

Locality: Stogursey
Local Authority: West Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA5 1QE

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Listing Text


6/140 Shurton Court and No.2 Shurton
(Shurton Court previously listed)


House. Early C17 farmhouse enlarged late C18, again c1925. Rendered over random rubble, moulded plinth, facade divided
between ground floor and upper storeys by 2 pairs of Ionic pilasters with string course between, steeply pitched double
Roman tile roof, brick stacks at rear. Plan: double pile C18 house facing roughly South, remains of 3 cell and cross
passage farmhouse at rear, enlarged on West front c1925. South front: 2 storeys plus attic, 5 bays; attic 2-light
casements, rest 12 pane sash window with central Venetian window above entrance, open pedimented doorcase carried on
Doric colums with frieze, leaded fanlight, C20 glass door. Interior not viewed. Farmhouse, now No.2 Shurton Court,
contains chamfered beams with stops, bressumer across fire- place bay with cambered heads to former stair and smoking
chamber bay by flanking modern grate. Remains of plank and muntin screen probably concealed behind wallpaper to left.
The facade of Shurton Court before alterations, would have been very similar to that of Kilve Court, Kilve CP (qv) and
is probably by the sale designer. (Photograph in NMR),

Listing NGR: ST1997244030

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Source: English Heritage

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