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Bubspool House

A Grade II Listed Building in East Coker, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9072 / 50°54'25"N

Longitude: -2.6515 / 2°39'5"W

OS Eastings: 354288

OS Northings: 112172

OS Grid: ST542121

Mapcode National: GBR MN.R21Y

Mapcode Global: FRA 56BP.WB6

Entry Name: Bubspool House

Listing Date: 19 December 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1057187

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263687

Location: East Coker, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: East Coker

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


12/129 Bubspool House



House. C15 origins and work of C16, C17 and C19. Ham stone ashlar; Welsh slate roof between coped gables; stone end
chimney stacks. Double roof plan to main block, with South extension set back; 2- storeys, 4-bay main West facade.
Bay-1 has pair 12-paned sash windows below, 6-pane windows above; bay-2 has cambered arched entrance doorway with small
single-lights to sides, above a 3-light hollow chamfered window with no label; Bay-3 has a similar window to ground
floor only; bay-4 has 4-light window below and 3 light above, all without labels. Set back a 6-bay extension visually
mostly C19, with mullioned windows bays 1 and 2 and sashes and casements elsewhere. Internally a C17 staircase in
central wing, and a former external single-cusped light window under square block, a mutilated C15 doorway on first
floor with head stops to label; some panelling in entrance hall and one room above of circa 1600; somewhat restored
close coupled roof to West half main block, (East block C19); south range has a stone newel stair and some of a C15
roof structure; segmental arched wood lintel to dining room fireplace; several step chamfer ceiling beams.

Listing NGR: ST5428812172

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