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The Cedars and Garden Wall, Beckington

Description: The Cedars and Garden Wall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 11 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 266962

OS Grid Reference: ST8005651951
OS Grid Coordinates: 380056, 151951
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2664, -2.2872

Location: 13 Bath Road, Beckington, Somerset BA3 6SJ

Locality: Beckington
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA3 6SJ

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Listing Text


15/15 No.13
(The Cedars) and garden wall



House. C17, mid C18 alterations. Rubble, stone tiled roof, brick and ashlar stacks with moulded caps. Two storeys
and attics in 3 gables, copings with saddle stones and small onion finials to gables, 2:1:2 bays to first floor, sash
windows with glazing bars in moulded stone surrounds, moulded stone cornice-hood over each. Stone architrave door
opening, 6-panelled door, top 2 panels glazed; stone door- case with entablature and segmental pediment on engaged
columns, 3 stone steps to door. Right return in a similar style. Interior with many co-eval features:- Right room to
ground floor with a moulded frieze, fireplace in a four centred stone surround, further plaster frieze to left ground
floor room. Garden to north enclosed by a high rubble wall with coping, a gazebo (qv) at the north-east angle. (VAG
Report, unpublished SRO, July 1979; Country Life 4 August 1908).

Listing NGR: ST8005651951

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Source: English Heritage

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