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The Oake House The Old Court House, Wiveliscombe

Description: The Oake House The Old Court House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 270157

OS Grid Reference: ST0812327880
OS Grid Coordinates: 308123, 127880
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0429, -3.3119

Location: Silver Street, Wiveliscombe, Somerset TA4 2PA

Locality: Wiveliscombe
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA4 2PA

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Listing Text


8/83 Nos 7 & 9,
(The Old Court House and The Oake


House, now divided. Mid C19 possibly incorporating earlier structure. Main
elevation entirely hung with West Somerset slates; left return elevation random
rubble masonry, rough cast on right return elevation. Gabled roof with Welsh
slates on No 7, and Bridgwater Patents on No 9. Looking at the 3 gabled facade,
the left-hand gable is No 7 and the 2 right-hand ones the L-shaped block of No
9. 2 storeys, 2:2:2 bays, No 7 irregularly placed windows, C20 casements and
door, C19 wooden casements right ground floor, sashes with glazing bars above
and glazed door with sidelights to left of centre. Gables of casement windows on
the 1st floor right-hand return elevation break through eaves. Gabled porch in
the angle to the right-hand return elevation with C19 carved bosses. Interior:
Late C19 panelling, front room to right with over mantle possibly including some
C17 woodwork.

Listing NGR: ST0812327880

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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