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Perridge House, Pilton

Description: Perridge House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 267616

OS Grid Reference: ST5790241041
OS Grid Coordinates: 357902, 141041
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1671, -2.6035

Location: Perridge Hill, Pilton, Somerset BA4 4EN

Locality: Pilton
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA4 4EN

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Listing Text


4/142 Perridge House


- II

Country house. C17, late C18 additions; further work dated on tablet at rear:-"1909", Coursed and squared rubble,
dressed stone quoins, coped verges with brick cappings, brick parapets, that to west with a moulded coping,
predominantly ashlar stacks with moulded caps, slate roof, U-plan house with later addition in the well between the
wings; late C18 additions in a Gothick style. Basemented 2 storey garden frontage with attics to wings of 2:2:1 bays,
outer bays under front facing gables; to left 2 two light stone mullioned windows under stopped labels of c1909; centre
2 bays stepped forward, 12 pane sash windows with marginal lights and 4-centred heads in bead moulded stone surrounds
to first floor, French windows to ground floor in a similar style; right bay with a weathered string to ground floor,
3-light ovolo moulded stone mullioned window under a label to first floor, 3-light casement in an ovolo moulded stone
surround to ground floor, 2-light casement to the gable face, stone surround, stopped label, At right angles to right
of frontage a late C18/ early C19 billiard room; single storey, 2 bays, 12-pane sash windows with marginal lights in
bolection-moulded 4-centred head stone surrounds; central door opening, paired 3 panelled doors, top 2 panels of each
glazed, dressed stone surround with a 4-centred head. Interior with much work in Gothick style, particularly the
billiard room which has fine ornamental plasterwork and fireplace.

Listing NGR: ST5790241041

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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