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Barns Containing Squash Court, About 30 Metres West of Gerbestone Manor, West Buckland

Description: Barns Containing Squash Court, About 30 Metres West of Gerbestone Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 271140

OS Grid Reference: ST1614519371
OS Grid Coordinates: 316145, 119371
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9676, -3.1955

Location: West Buckland, Somerset TA21 9PJ

Locality: West Buckland
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA21 9PJ

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Listing Text


9/198 Barn containing squash court,
about 30 m west of Gerbestone


Barn converted to squash court and roof extended to form garage and verandah. C18, altered c1935 by Hubert Lidbetter.
Red brick, Flemish bond, weatherboarding gable ends, thatched roof, extended on south side to form verandah, corrugated
asbestos on north side extended over garage. Plant squash court with viewing platform at east end over changing rooms,
garage north, 5-bay verandah south, East front: 3-light window gable end, decorative leading, weatherboarded centre to
lintel of 4-centred arch head doorframe with double doors, garage doors end bay right, 3-light window with hoodmould
between. A very picturesque composition.

Listing NGR: ST1614519371

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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