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The Cottage Upcott House, Bishop's Hull

Description: The Cottage Upcott House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 February 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 270543

OS Grid Reference: ST1947524658
OS Grid Coordinates: 319475, 124658
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0156, -3.1493

Location: Upcott Road, Bishops Hull, Somerset TA4 1AQ

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

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Listing Text


8/34 Upcott House and The Cottage



Farmhouse, now 2 houses. C17, enlarged circa 1790, mid C19 porch. Brick, Flemish bond, on rubble plinth, rendered East
front with hipped slate roof behind parapet. Plan: probably 3 cell and cross passage lying East west, East end
refronted, 2 rooms added on South front and stair inserted to left of present entrance. Three bays; first floor 16-pane
sash windows flanking 12-pane, ground floor 16-pane sash window left of central flat roofed ashlar Bath stone porch,
upper section of 16-pane sash window right with C20 inserted glazing below, semi-circular headed doorway, leaded
fanlight and half glazed door. Left return C19 3-light ogee headed window: Main entrance now 9 bay right return
fronting road, brick, remains of coved cornice, coped verges and brick stack right gable end, brick sticks left of
blocked doorway and rising from eaves above 2 blind windows end left, three 16-pane sash windows to right, half door
below with two 16-pane sash windows right, door and window openings modified in end 4 bays right.

Listing NGR: ST1947524658

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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