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Castle, Wiveliscombe

Description: Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 270180

OS Grid Reference: ST0960728098
OS Grid Coordinates: 309607, 128098
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0451, -3.2908

Location: Wiveliscombe, Somerset TA4 2RL

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

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Listing Text


3/129 Castle


- II

House. C18 incorporating earlier work, C19 additions. Render with slate roof,
decorated bargeboards, finial on gable, brick stacks. "T"-plan with cross gable
on main facade. Two and a half and 3 storeys, 3:1 bays; sashes with glazing
bars, tripartite segmental headed window ground floor right, french window
opening onto balcony of porch, gabled dormers. Late C19 porch, paired pilasters,
frieze and cast iron railings to balcony above, glazed door now blocked, centre
left. Entrance on left return elevation through C20 conservatory. Wooden
bell-cote with weather-vane on roof ridge left. Interior not seen, but reputed
to contain pointed arch stone doorframe with chamfered moulding and C18

Listing NGR: ST0960728098

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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