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Tellisford House, Conservatory and Ha Ha Boundary Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Tellisford, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2961 / 51°17'45"N

Longitude: -2.29 / 2°17'23"W

OS Eastings: 379878

OS Northings: 155253

OS Grid: ST798552

Mapcode National: GBR 0RK.PVW

Mapcode Global: VH971.8P79

Entry Name: Tellisford House, Conservatory and Ha Ha Boundary Wall

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1058868

English Heritage Legacy ID: 267443

Location: Tellisford, Mendip, Somerset, BA2

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Tellisford

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST75NE TELLISFORD CP

1/494 Tellisford House, Conservatory
and Ha-Ha boundary wall
-

GV II

Country House. Early C18. Squared and coursed rubble Doulting stone with ashlar plinth, quoins and first floor level
string course, and coved cornice. Hipped slate roof with quarter-hipped 2-light, 4-pane dormers with iron finials.
Ashlar Doulting stone stacks with diagonally set flues, 2 chimneys now rebuilt in brickwork. 2 storeys and attic. Main
entrance on North side. South front, with central octagonal projecting section under a hipped roof, 3- and 4- light
stone-mullioned windows arranged 3-4-3. Central projecting bay, at ground floor has 20-pane sashes with glazing bars
at the margins terminating at the top with 'Y'-tracery, similar 12-pane sash windows to first floor, all with
dripmoulds. To the left a 2-storey wing with stone oriel window to first floor, flanked by stone framed windows of 8
panes with glazing bars at the margins and 'Y'-tracery, to ground floor. Beyond an ashlar stone plinth a 4-bay
octagonal ended Conservatory. 6-pairs of top- hung iron windows in moulded timber frames. Iron windvane. (A stone
Ha-Ha boundary wall 20 metres to the South and extending for approximately 80 metres across the full width of the
house).


Listing NGR: ST7987855253

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