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Downside House, Shepton Mallet

Description: Downside House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 October 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 266447

OS Grid Reference: ST6238644842
OS Grid Coordinates: 362386, 144842
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2015, -2.5397

Location: Bath Road, Shepton Mallet, Somerset BA4 4JL

Locality: Shepton Mallet
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA4 4JL

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Listing Text


4/49 Downside House


- II

House. Circa 1700, refronted c1800. Coursed rubble, dressed quoins, concrete double roman tile roof, brick end stacks.
Symmetrical facade, "L"-plan. 2-storeys, 6-bays, having late C19 and mid C20 sashes with glazing bars. Central square
head door opening, hollow semi-circular stone hood on elaborately moulded stone brackets, mid C20 6-panelled door.
2-storey, 4-bay wing to rear, irregular fenestration; one early C19 semi-circular head window with Gothic glazing,
remainder mainly 2-light mullioned windows. 3-door openings, plank doors.

Listing NGR: ST6238644842

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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