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Creech Castle Hotel, West Monkton

Description: Creech Castle Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 270733

OS Grid Reference: ST2487425603
OS Grid Coordinates: 324874, 125603
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0249, -3.0726

Location: A358, West Monkton, Somerset TA2 8BD

Locality: West Monkton
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA2 8BD

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Listing Text


5/188 Creech Castle Hotel



House, now hotel. Circa 1850. Red sandstone random rubble, some brick dressings, crenellated parapet concealing roof,
external stacks with brick caps on left and right returns, plain string course at second floor. Plan: roughly square
with projecting full height porch on facade, 4 stage stair turret at rear, long service wing attached right.
Castellated style. 3 storeys, 3 and a half bays, 3-light leaded mullioned and transomed windows, rendered cement
surrounds, centre bay breaks forward with large arched opening, painted rusticated surround, blind niches on returns,
late C20 double doors with fanlight, half bay extension end right with blind openings under hood moulds on first and
second floors. 3-bay right return with pair of doors inserted at junction with 4 bay blind arcade of brick on stone
plinth connecting long 2 storey service wing of 4:3 bays, the latter with hipped slate roof. Interior altered C20. The
home of the Beadon family in the mid C19.

Listing NGR: ST2487425603

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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