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The Banqueting Hall, Cothelstone Manor, Cothelstone

Description: The Banqueting Hall, Cothelstone Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 February 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 270301

OS Grid Reference: ST1820831853
OS Grid Coordinates: 318208, 131853
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0802, -3.1690

Location: Cothelstone Road, Cothelstone, Somerset TA4 3DS

Locality: Cothelstone
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA4 3DS

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Listing Text


3/90 Nos 1 & 2, The Banqueting Hall,
Cothelstone Manor
(formerly listed as cottage
immediately East of Church



House, perhaps a dowerhouse, now divided. Early C17 with mid C19 additions.
Red sandstone random rubble masonry with ashlar bays, moulded plinth bitumen covered slate roof, concealed behind parapet stone stack to right. 2-storeys,
1:2:3 bays, main C17 block to right, Victorian additions to left. Main block,
2 full height canted bays with 4-light mullioned windows flanking round
headed doorway in square headed frame with moulded spandrels and impost
piers, C20 door. Round headed niche above contains terracotta roof finial.
To left 4-centred arch doorway with 2-light casement to left with hood would, string course and 3-light casement in 4-centred arch above with hood mould continued as string course. Outer bay recessed 2-light casement.
Interior: reputedly front room right contains C17 plaster frieze.

Listing NGR: ST1820831853

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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