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Court House (The North Wing of Marston Court)

A Grade II Listed Building in Marston Magna, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9979 / 50°59'52"N

Longitude: -2.5814 / 2°34'53"W

OS Eastings: 359294

OS Northings: 122222

OS Grid: ST592222

Mapcode National: GBR MR.KFSB

Mapcode Global: FRA 56HG.S5P

Entry Name: Court House (The North Wing of Marston Court)

Listing Date: 19 April 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174556

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262683

Location: Marston Magna, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Marston Magna

Built-Up Area: Marston Magna

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


9/68 Court House
(the North wing of Marston Court)

- II

House, the oldest part of a now divided property. Early C17. Local stone
squared and random coursed with Ham stone dressings; Welsh slate roof
between coped gables; brick end chimney stacks. 2-storeys with attics; 3
bays. Mullioned ovolo moulded windows with individual labels: to bay-1
wide 3-light with narrower 3-light over, to bay-2 a 2-light with
cambered arch doorway with 3-light over, to bay-3 a 4-light with 3-light
over; roof has 4 hipped slated dormer windows. Lean-to to North with C20
casement window. The date 1600 said to occur on this portion and also a
cheese house. The house modernized and substantially extended for
Herbert Ashworth Hope in 1927. (Truman Press, Somersetshire: Country
Houses and Villages, 1931-2).

Listing NGR: ST5929422222

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