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Staplegrove House

A Grade II Listed Building in Taunton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0312 / 51°1'52"N

Longitude: -3.1287 / 3°7'43"W

OS Eastings: 320946

OS Northings: 126370

OS Grid: ST209263

Mapcode National: GBR M0.H766

Mapcode Global: FRA 46BD.8XW

Entry Name: Staplegrove House

Listing Date: 25 February 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1176886

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270692

Location: Staplegrove, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA2

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Staplegrove

Built-Up Area: Taunton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


5/242 Staplegrove House



House. Circa 1825, Roughcast over rubble, bitumen covered hipped slate roof, overhanging eaves, soffit board, roughcast
stack rising from eaves right. Plan: double pile. 2 storeys, 3 bays: first floor 16-pane sash windows with louvred
shutters, groundfloor semi-circular headed casement windows with many-panes and decorative glazing bins in fanlight,
moulded surrounds, central semi-circular headed entrance, fanlight, C20 half glazed double doors, fronted by 4:1:4 bay
decorative wooden trelliswork verandah with gabled central bay, West Somerset slates, single bay returns, set on plinth
of blue lias, 2 steps. Right return single storey hexagonal bay, dentil moulded cornice. Interior not sighted, known to
contain stick stair with mahogany handrail. Described as 'newly built' in May 1828 and know then as The Grove.

Listing NGR: ST2094626370

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