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Highfield House, Compton Martin

Description: Highfield House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 32977

OS Grid Reference: ST5484457009
OS Grid Coordinates: 354844, 157009
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3104, -2.6492

Location: A368, Compton Martin, Bath and North East Somerset BS40 6JW

Locality: Compton Martin
County: Bath and North East Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BS40 6JW

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Listing Text


5/82 Highfield House


House. Early C19 possibly incorporating earlier building, with later alterations
and additions. Rendered, hipped asbestos slate roof with side stacks. L-plan.
2 storeys and 3 windows, all 16-pane sashes with keystone and stepped voussoirs,
central 6-panelled door with reeded transom, fanlight with radial glazing bars,
moulded round-headed surround, plinth, quoin strips and eaves cornice; wing set
back to left has smaller sash at ground and first floor in plain reveals, high
parapet wall and coping. Right return has 3 windows, central ones blind, sash at
ground and first floor left and first floor right, C20 glazed door to right;
single storey wing to rear has 2 sashes as on front, round-headed window with C20
glazing bars and C20 plate-glass window to rear. Left return has small canted
bay to left with margin glazed windows, C20 door to right, first floor right has
3-light margin-glazed casement of later C19. Rear has gable end to right with
C20 plate-glass window at ground floor, C20 sash to left, round-headed sash with
splayed glazing bars (stair light), C20 glazed door, single light and flat-roofed
single storey addition in angle of L-plan, 2 C20 windows at first floor.
Interior: not inspected.

Listing NGR: ST5484457009

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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