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Charlton House, Shepton Mallet

Description: Charlton House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 266463

OS Grid Reference: ST6329642895
OS Grid Coordinates: 363296, 142895
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1841, -2.5265

Location: Charlton Road, Shepton Mallet, Somerset BA4 5QF

Locality: Shepton Mallet
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA4 5QF

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Listing Text


4/65 Charlton House


- II

Country house in landscaped grounds. Circa 1810. Doulting ashlar, hipped slate roof with dormers, 3-ashlar stacks,
moulded around base and apex. "L"-shaped on plan, 2-storeys and attic, 6-bays, sash windows in plain stone architraves
with emphasised lintels, jambs being continued as vertical bands below sill level. Central flat roofed porch, with
moulded cornice and parapet, semi-circular headed door opening flanked by smaller arches, inner doorway with Caernarvon
arch head, half glazed door, fanlight over. Moulded string course at first floor level, moulded cornice, parapet with
moulded coping. C17 wing at right angles to rear, much restored. Interior contains early C19 fireplaces to rooms
flanking ground floor hall, as well as staircase with cast iron balusters, and moulded wood handrail.

Listing NGR: ST6329642895

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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