Date Listed: 23 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 320826
OS Grid Reference: ST9087724308
OS Grid Coordinates: 390877, 124308
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0181, -2.1314
DONHEAD ST. MARY CHURCH HILL
ST 92 SW (east side)
Detached house. Early C18, altered and extended late C18 and C19.
Dressed limestone, tiled roof with coped verges and gable end brick
stacks. L-plan. Two-storey, 3-window south front has half-glazed
door in chamfered stone case to left with large French windows to
right and C19 two-light casement to left, first floor has plat band
and two 2-light and one single C19 casement, attic has two hipped
dormers with 2-light casements. To left is C18 two-storey wing
projecting to front with two 2-light casements to ground and first
floors; C20 conservatory in place of C19 conservatory attached to
gable end, first floor has 2-light casement and single recessed
chamfered casement, blocked bull's-eye to attic. Right return of
main range has 2-light recessed chamfered mullioned casements to
ground and first floors, 2-light and single casement to attic. To
rear is 2-storey range, possibly late C17, with sashes and late C19
two-storey canted bay.
Interior currently being renovated and remodelled (November 1985),
but retains C18 fielded panelling in room to right of entrance, C18
open well stairs with turned and square-section balusters, some
mullioned windows retained on former external walls, between C18
and C19 ranges, some ex situ fireplaces brought in during current
renovations (November 1985).
Listing NGR: ST9087724308
Source: English Heritage
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