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Stocker's House, with Front Boundary Wall and Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Somerton, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0547 / 51°3'16"N

Longitude: -2.7273 / 2°43'38"W

OS Eastings: 349122

OS Northings: 128625

OS Grid: ST491286

Mapcode National: GBR MK.FT0C

Mapcode Global: FRA 565B.HB0

Entry Name: Stocker's House, with Front Boundary Wall and Railings

Listing Date: 17 April 1959

Last Amended: 30 September 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056723

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262942

Location: Somerton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA11

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Somerton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST49NW SOMERTON CP BROAD STREET (East side)

9/137 Stocker's House
(formerly listed as part of
Medwyn), with front boundary wall
and railings.

17.4.59

GV II


House in row. C18 or earlier. Local lias stone cut and squared; Welsh slate roof over stone slate base courses, between
abutments; brick end chimney stacks. Two storeys, 3 bays. Sash windows of 12-panes, paired to outer bays above, with
upper and lower bay 3 windows having stone hoods, apparently earlier labels trimmed; C20 door coupled with lower bay 3
window; to bay 2 large double angled bay window with small pane casements and lead flat roof. Interior not seen, but
VCH speaks of later addition to rear incorporating parlour and staircase wing of an earlier house. Attached to front of
house, stone wall about 750mm high with Ham stone copings and gabletted capped piers, with cast iron railings having
quatrefoil motif, and matching gate, adding to setting of house. Formerly one house with Medwyn House (qv) attached to
north (VCR Volume III, 1974).


Listing NGR: ST4912228625

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