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Bishops Hull House, Walls Enclosing Forecourt and Gatepiers, Bishop's Hull

Description: Bishops Hull House, Walls Enclosing Forecourt and Gatepiers

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 270518

OS Grid Reference: ST2035224546
OS Grid Coordinates: 320352, 124546
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0148, -3.1368

Location: Bishop's Hull Road, Bishops Hull, Somerset TA1 5EW

Locality: Bishop's Hull
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA1 5EW

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Listing Text


13/11 Bishop's Hull House, walls
enclosing forecourt and gatepiers


House, now offices. Mid-late C18, refenestrated and porch added mid C19. Brick, Flemish bond, double span slate
roofs, coped verges, brick stacks gable ends. Plan: parallel range. 2 storeys plus attic, 5 bays; 2 hipped dormer
set in roof space with 4-pane sash windows, brick voussoirs to square headed window openings, sashes without glazing
bars, central flat roofed ashlar Bath stone porch, C20 glazed double doors. Left, one bay flat roofed addition with
similar fenestration apparently rebuilt, right blind window in similar wing originally with swept down coping now built
up; segmental headed window openings lighting gable ends. Forecourt walls: brick, Flemish bond, with remains of
pilaster strips right, left wall altered, gatepiers right fronting road, Bath stone dressings, flat topped, moulded
cornice with moulded plinth, wall swept down to about 1.5 metres and swept up to single pier at North end of

Listing NGR: ST2035224546

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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