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Gotton Manor, West Monkton

Description: Gotton Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 May 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 270736

OS Grid Reference: ST2499328710
OS Grid Coordinates: 324993, 128710
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0528, -3.0715

Location: Hestercombe Road, West Monkton, Somerset TA2 8LL

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

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Listing Text


5/191 Gotton Manor
6/191 (formerly listed as Gotton House)



House, undergoing conversion to old people's home at time of survey (May 1984), Early C19 incorporating part of
earlier dwelling, altered late C20. Roughcast over rubble, dressed store plinth, added cornice with small, unidentified
coat of arms centre, centre bay breaks forward slightly, hipped slate roof, brick stacks right return, Double pile with
service wing at rear containing evidence of earlier dwelling on site. Two storeys, 2:1:2 bays; first floor 12-pane sash
windows, ground floor long 6-pane sash windows, central segmental headed recess with half-lazed double floors, side
lights and fanlight, flat roofed wooden Doric porch renewed. Interior: stick stair with cut string and mahogany
handrail, chamfered beams in room at rear, probably Cl7.

Listing NGR: ST2499328710

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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