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The White House

A Grade II Listed Building in Norton St Philip, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.301 / 51°18'3"N

Longitude: -2.3247 / 2°19'29"W

OS Eastings: 377457

OS Northings: 155813

OS Grid: ST774558

Mapcode National: GBR 0RJ.736

Mapcode Global: VH970.NKCJ

Entry Name: The White House

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174869

English Heritage Legacy ID: 267234

Location: Norton St. Philip, Mendip, Somerset, BA2

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Norton St Philip

Built-Up Area: Norton St Philip

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


11/287 The White House



House. Dated 1658 but probably earlier in origin. Random rubble stone, now painted. Clay pantile gabled roof with
central, brick, chimney stack and 3 coped gables off the front wall with double Roman clay tile roofs, one with
pantiles and finials. One and a half storey, 3-window front, 'L'-plan, probably once a medieval open hall house.
Entrance between windows 1 and 2. 6-panel door, set behind a moulded stone frame with 4-centred moulded arch in a
square head with spandrel shields, one with initials "TIA", the other with date. To left of door; 4-light ovolo
moulded, stone mullion window with stopped dripmould. To right of door 2- and 3- light wood mullion windows under a
common wood lintel. At first floor, three, 3-light ovolo-moulded stone mullion windows with stopped dripmoulds. All
windows with casements and rectangular leaded lights. Said to contain C17 fireplaces, spiral stairs and beams, cruck
frames and roof timbers of the earlier structure. (VAG Report, Unpublished SRO, April 1980).

Listing NGR: ST7745755813

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