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Gazebo and Attached Walling Bounding Grounds of Stowey Court, Nether Stowey

Description: Gazebo and Attached Walling Bounding Grounds of Stowey Court

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 29 March 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 268912

OS Grid Reference: ST1954539607
OS Grid Coordinates: 319545, 139607
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1501, -3.1516

Location: A39, Nether Stowey, Somerset TA5 1LL

Locality: Nether Stowey
Local Authority: Sedgemoor District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA5 1LL

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Listing Text


11/63 Gazebo and attached walling
bounding grounds of Stowey Court
(formerly listed under General)


Gazebo, Early C18. Flemish bond red brick, some random rubble to ground floor, plain band at first floor level, moulded
sill band. Ogee shaped slate roof (formerly with a ball finial, removed at time of resurvey July 1984). Square on plan,
2 storeys, gazebo to first floor, store room to ground floor; gazebo with 2 windows to each face, flush mounted 12-pane
sash windows with emphasised voussoirs and keystone; projecting brick stack to North side; entrance to East side in a
Venetian surround with emphasised triple keystone; 6-panelled door, 3-light fanlight, 8-pane sash window to each side
with flanking pilasters and a cornice; the door is reached by a flight of 13 stone steps with nosings; splayed brick
parapet to each side with a moulded stone coping. To North side of ground floor a broad segmental archway, brick
voussoirs, supporting the stack. Interior with a fireplace. Attached rubble walls to East and North approximately 2.5
metres high, that to North extending for 40 metres, that to East for 120 metres, 4-centered arch door opening, 10 metre
section to East end turns North-East. Walling included primarily for group value.

Listing NGR: ST1954539607

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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