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Butleigh House and Wall on Frontage, Butleigh

Description: Butleigh House and Wall on Frontage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 267731

OS Grid Reference: ST5198533759
OS Grid Coordinates: 351985, 133759
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1011, -2.6871

Location: High Street, Butleigh, Somerset BA6 8SY

Locality: Butleigh
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA6 8SY

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Listing Text


11/19 Butleigh House and wall on


Vicarage, now house. Mid C19 on an earlier site by E.B. Lamb for Henry Neville Grenville. Coursed and squared rubble,
freestone dressings, tile roof, brick ridge stacks on rubble bases except projecting ashlar stack to right on corbels,
coped verges. Irregular plan; Tudor style. Two storeys and attic, 2:1:1:1 bays, 2 to centre under irregular
front-facing gables, 2 to left with gabled dormers; 2 and 3-light chamfered stone-mullioned windows. Door opening to
centre in C16 style pointed arch door opening in a chamfered dressed stone surround, ribbed door. Single storey kitchen
wing to left, conforming style except sash window with glazing bars. Wall at right angles to left of frontage, coursed
rubble, broad segmental-arch gateway encloses a carriage-yard with barn and coach house (q.v).

Listing NGR: ST5198533759

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Source: English Heritage

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