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Bowlish House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Shepton Mallet, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1935 / 51°11'36"N

Longitude: -2.5558 / 2°33'20"W

OS Eastings: 361258

OS Northings: 143959

OS Grid: ST612439

Mapcode National: GBR MS.5296

Mapcode Global: VH8B0.N86C

Entry Name: Bowlish House

Listing Date: 20 May 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1058419

English Heritage Legacy ID: 266480

Location: Shepton Mallet, Mendip, Somerset, BA4

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Shepton Mallet

Built-Up Area: Shepton Mallet

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


6/89 Bowlish House



House. Dated 1732. Rendered, ashlar plinth, hipped slate roof, ashlar stacks with moulded caps and bases. Palladian
style, "U"-plan. 2-storeys and attic, 7-bays, narrow sashes with glazing bars in moulded stone architraves, pulvinated
frieze and triangular pediment above each, except third and fifth bays which have segmental pediments. Central door
opening, stone doorcase, triangular pediment on 3/4 Tuscan columns, double 2-panelled doors, transom light over,
reached by 5-stone steps. Corner pilasters, modillion cornice, 3-flat head dormers to roof. 2-ornamental lead rainwater
heads dated:- "1732". Interior contains panelling to ground floor rooms, and dog-leg staircase having turned and
twisted balusters, ramped moulded handrail, foliated tread brackets.

Listing NGR: ST6125843959

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