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Egford House, Gate, Gate Piers and Forecourt Wall, Whatley

Description: Egford House, Gate, Gate Piers and Forecourt Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 266908

OS Grid Reference: ST7543348181
OS Grid Coordinates: 375433, 148181
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2323, -2.3532

Location: Whatley, Somerset BA11 3JP

Locality: Whatley
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA11 3JP

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Listing Text

4/212 Egford House, gate, gate piers
and forecourt wall

- II

House. Circa 1800, mid C19 alterations. Coursed and dressed Doulting rubble, moulded eaves cornice, wide eaves, slate
roof gabled to right, hipped to left, dressed stone stacks. Symmetrical facade, "L" plan. 2-storeys, 3-bays, 12-pane
sash windows to first floor, below later sash windows with marginal lights. Central ashlar porch with moulded cornice,
blocking course; ogee headed window openings to front and left side, door opening to right, half glazed door;
6-panelled inner door, fielded panels. Right return of 3-bays, semi-circular headed opening with keystone to centre of
first floor. Wing of lower height to rear. Squared and coursed Doulting rubble wall with flat coping springs from left
side of facade; central ashlar gate piers with pyramidal cappings, wrought iron gate; wall continues 52 metres to right
bounding garden.

Listing NGR: ST7543348181

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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