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Mansell House and Railings Enclosing Garden to South and West, Milverton

Description: Mansell House and Railings Enclosing Garden to South and West

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 270403

OS Grid Reference: ST1219025780
OS Grid Coordinates: 312190, 125780
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0247, -3.2534

Location: Fore Street, Milverton, Somerset TA4 1JX

Locality: Milverton
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA4 1JX

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Listing Text


11/192 Mansell House and railings
enclosing garden to South and West



House. Early C19. Red sandstone random rubble masonry, cement quoins and plinth, hipped slate roof, brick stacks right.
Main elevation faces West onto garden, subsididry entrance on South side, Fore Street, where raised pavement (qv)
contains service wing. 2-storeys over basement, 3 bays; 12 pane sash windows with central, hipped slate roof porch with
4 panel door and 6 pane side lights, 9-light returns. Right return elevation of 2 bays flanking Fore Street has blocked
window above 6 panel door with 12 pane sash windows to left. Segmental headed opening just above pavement level with
iron grill set into angle opening into pavement. All openings have rusticated cement surrounds. Spearhead design cast
iron railings, early C19, set on low stone plinth enclosing garden on South front. Railings swept up to gate of similar
design at South- east corner. Mansell House forms part of a group with Gages (qv) and Barbrook (qv) to the East and the
three were reputedly built as one property.

Listing NGR: ST1219325781

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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