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Description: Shovel House
Date Listed: 9 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 269333
OS Grid Reference: ST2826232512
OS Grid Coordinates: 328262, 132512
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0874, -3.0256
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ST23SE NORTH PETHERTON CP CLIFF ROAD (East side)
7/71 Shovel House
Small country house in wooded grounds. Early C19. Flemish bond brick, wide bracketed eaves, hipped double-Roman tile
roof, brick stacks. Symmetrical frontage. Two storeys, 2:1:2 bays, centre bay projecting slightly; 15-pane sash windows
to ground floor; 9-pane sash windows to first floor, centre bay with French windows with marginal glazing bars. Central
segmental-headed door opening, paired panelled doors, sidelights, fanlight; glazed flat-roofed porch with colonnettes;
roof forms balcony with scrolled cast-iron railings. Wing of lower height set back to each side, copings and parapets;
blank window openings, tripartite sash window inserted to left of ground floor. Rear with verandah and flanking
conservatories. Interior with much good ornamental plasterwork and panelled archways; co-eval fireplaces, staircase,
doors and window shutters.
Listing NGR: ST2826232512
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Source: English Heritage
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