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Bourton House, Flax Bourton

Description: Bourton House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 October 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 33469

OS Grid Reference: ST5082569286
OS Grid Coordinates: 350825, 169286
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4204, -2.7086

Location: Bourton Combe, Flax Bourton, North Somerset BS48 3QL

Locality: Flax Bourton
County: North Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BS48 3QL

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Listing Text


7/74 Bourton House

Detached house. Late C17 (dated 1667 on internal door); remodelled early C18
and mid C19. Rubble with freestone dressings and French quoins; hipped slate
roof; moulded parapet and cornice; rubble stacks. 2 storeys and attics.
5 bays: glazing bar sash windows with arched overlights in raised plain surrounds
with quoins and keystone; moulded string course over the ground floor. Central
panelled door; doorcase with Doric pilasters and carved shell hood on consoles;
arms carved in the shell. 2 storey, 3 bay wing to left. Interior. Dining
room has raised and fielded panelling and 6 panel doors. The hall and living
room are also panelled. Open well staircase with panelled, closed string,
twisted and turned balusters; decorative moulded ceiling. The nursery (rear
left room on ground floor) has ovolo moulded beams and a panelled, studded door
which is dated RM 1667.

Listing NGR: ST5082569286

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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