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Rumwell Park Rumwell Park North, Bishop's Hull

Description: Rumwell Park Rumwell Park North

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 270537

OS Grid Reference: ST1967523647
OS Grid Coordinates: 319675, 123647
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0066, -3.1462

Location: A38, Bishops Hull, Somerset TA4 1EJ

Locality: Bishop's Hull
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA4 1EJ

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Listing Text


8/28 Rumwe1l Park and Rumwell Park


House, now divided, Circa 1855 for Mrs Patten. Ashlar Ham stone, slate roof, gabled front, astragal moulded verges,
dentil cornice to recessed centre between gable ends, ashlar stacks with dentil cornice and recessed panels. Plan:
square block with recessed centres on all fronts and service wing to North. Italian villa style. Two storeys, 2:3:2
bays; 8-pane sash windows in raised flat surounds with semi-circular keystones linked together in outer bays first
floor by shallow balconys carried on consoles with carved linked chain decoration, ground floor arcaded surrounds it
kevstones link outer bay windows, centre flat roofed 3 bay ashlar arcade, cross vaulted, centre panelled double door
with fanlight flanked by 8-pane sash windows with similar surrounds to those on first floor, inner double doors with
etched glass and etched glass sidelight. Garden front identical except that empty niches flank central glazed double
doors, obscured by C20 glazed wooden verandah; flat roofed S bay wing with similar fenestration to left, North front
much altered, Interior: central stair hall, dog leg stair, mahogany handrail and cut string, black and whitr marble
floor, contemporary panelled doors, moulded plaster cornices and contemporary gilded pelments.

Listing NGR: ST1967523647

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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