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Cossington Grange, Cossington

Description: Cossington Grange

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 269471

OS Grid Reference: ST3601040101
OS Grid Coordinates: 336010, 140101
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1566, -2.9164

Location: 9 Orchard Close, Cossington, Somerset TA7 8LJ

Locality: Cossington
Local Authority: Sedgemoor District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA7 8LJ

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Listing Text


6/32 Cossington Grange
- II

(Whole building marked on OS map as Cossington Grange, only east half now known
as Cossington Grange; west half known as Cossington House is not of special
interest). Country house, now offices. Early/mid C19. Coursed and squared rubble,
wide bracketted eaves, low pitched hipped slate roof, rendered stacks.
Symmetrical front; 2 storeys, 2:1:2 bays, centre breaks forward slightly, sash
windows in colourwashed brick surrounds, 9-panes to first floor, ground floor
withglazing bars removed. Central door opening, recessed paired half-glazed
doors, fanlight with glazing bars; semi-circular head outer doorway, moulded head
supported on a short section of entablature to each side on a Tuscan column and
a Tuscan pilaster to wall; paired panelled doors and a narrow light between the
column and pilaster to eachside. Conforming style to rear, altered semi-circular
head stairlight. Interior with fine cantilevered geometric staircase, ornamental
iron balusters, wreathed mahogany handrail; ornamental plaster cornices;
panelled archways; some C20 internal division and alteration.

Listing NGR: ST3601040101

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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