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Wilton House

A Grade II Listed Building in Taunton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.011 / 51°0'39"N

Longitude: -3.1047 / 3°6'16"W

OS Eastings: 322598

OS Northings: 124095

OS Grid: ST225240

Mapcode National: GBR M1.JM7S

Mapcode Global: FRA 46DF.SBP

Entry Name: Wilton House

Listing Date: 4 June 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1059995

English Heritage Legacy ID: 269759

Location: Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA1

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Town: Taunton Deane

Electoral Ward/Division: Taunton Manor and Wilton

Built-Up Area: Taunton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

(East Side)
Wilton House
ST 2224 SE 11/22


A substantial brick house dated 1705 in its own grounds to west of Vivary Park.
Colourwashed. Entrance front is 2 storeys, rising to 3 storeys in centre with
swept parapets. Slate roof. Sundial at 1st floor level to rear. 7 windows, sashes
with glazing bars. Doorcase with Corinthian columns supporting entablature with
parapet containing shield. Round headed doorway with imposts. 2 storey garden
wing, much altered. Large projecting modern bay on garden side.

Wilton House and ornamental column together with Nos 1 to 14 (consec) Upper High Street,
the listed buildings in Vivary Park and Mount Street, the School, Unitarian Chapel,
the Lawn and Mary Street House in Mary Street, form a group.

Listing NGR: ST2259824095

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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