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Whaddon House

A Grade II Listed Building in Bruton, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1286 / 51°7'42"N

Longitude: -2.4456 / 2°26'44"W

OS Eastings: 368915

OS Northings: 136681

OS Grid: ST689366

Mapcode National: GBR MY.907L

Mapcode Global: VH8B8.KWGQ

Entry Name: Whaddon House

Listing Date: 24 March 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056373

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261677

Location: Bruton, South Somerset, Somerset, BA10

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Bruton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

BRUTON CP WHADDON HILL (East side)
ST63NE
1/189
Whaddon House
24.3.61
II

Detached house. C18 possibly with earlier fragments. Local stone rendered, colourwashed; hipped Welsh slate roof;
brick chimney stacks. 2 storeys with attics; 3-bay main facade to West. Sash windows in plain openings, with traceried
glazing bars below and 16-panes above; 6-panel central door in C20 open portico surround; centre bay gabled with
semi-circular attic window set in. On North West corner a one-storey extension with low roof behind parapet, with
mullioned windows under labels. Some C18 features internally including doors and doorcases, but much modified.
Earliest mention of house seemingly 1739, when it belonged to Mr. Francis Hill, but it could be earlier (Couzeis P,
Bruton in Selwood, Abbey Press, Sherborne, 1972).


Listing NGR: ST6891536681

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