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Failand Court Failand House Failand Place, Wraxall and Failand

Description: Failand Court Failand House Failand Place

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 July 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 33583

OS Grid Reference: ST5174273292
OS Grid Coordinates: 351742, 173292
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4565, -2.6959

Location: Oxhouse Lane, Wraxall, North Somerset BS8 3SL

Locality: Wraxall and Failand
County: North Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BS8 3SL

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Listing Text


4/192 Failand House, Failand Court and
Failand Place

Country house, now divided into three houses. Probably mid C18, altered and
extended mid - late C19. Rubble with freestone dressings; slate roof with
cornice and parapet in parts. 2 storeys, cellars and attics, in 3 dormers in a
mansard roof to the centre. The north elevation is irregular: the core of the
house is to the left-centre consisting of 5 glazing bar sash windows in plain
surrounds and an off-centre projecting porch with a concave gable and a finail.
At the far left is a late C19 square projecting bay (2 windows on the first
floor); to the right of the centre is a further projecting bay of 3 windows and
floor. The south elevation has a 5 bay arcaded loggia, now glazed. Interior:
the central room of Failand House has a moulded cornice, panelled dado and

Listing NGR: ST5174273292

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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