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Westcombe Stables, Batcombe

Description: Westcombe Stables

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 June 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 268249

OS Grid Reference: ST6799339426
OS Grid Coordinates: 367993, 139426
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1532, -2.4590

Location: Westcombe Road, Batcombe, Somerset BA4 6ES

Locality: Batcombe
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA4 6ES

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Listing Text

Westcombe Stables
(formerly listed as Stables
belonging to Westcombe House)

Stables, now house. Former ornamental lead rainwater head, dated 1784, the rain goods now replaced, c1960, in
cast-iron. Ashlar, hipped slate roofs, cornice, parapet. L-plan, Gothick. Each inward facing elevation with 5 openings
to first floor, centre ones circular, others oval, emphasised surrounds, casements with radiating glazing bars. Wing to
left with 4 semi-circular head 2-light stone-mullioned windows, Y-tracery, casements with glazing bars, central
semi-circular head door opening, ribbed door. Right wing with 3 wide elliptical-headed openings, double plank doors, 2
conforming windows. Rear elevations with mid C20 fenestration. Right return with half-glazed door on first floor
reached by flight of stone steps with iron handrail. Part of the former estate of Westcombe House, now demolished.

Listing NGR: ST6799339426

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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