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Stoke House

A Grade II Listed Building in Stoke St. Mary, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9945 / 50°59'40"N

Longitude: -3.0457 / 3°2'44"W

OS Eastings: 326710

OS Northings: 122198

OS Grid: ST267221

Mapcode National: GBR M3.KQ6X

Mapcode Global: FRA 46HH.58G

Entry Name: Stoke House

Listing Date: 25 February 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177231

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270920

Location: Stoke St. Mary, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA3

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Stoke St. Mary

Built-Up Area: Stoke St Mary

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text



5/132 Stoke House


- II

House. Circa 1810. Render grooved as ashlar over brick, shallow pitched hipped slate roof behind parapet without
cornice, brick stacks at rear. Double pile. Three storeys, 3 bays; upper 2 storeys full height recessed segmental
headed panels containing 12-pane sashes second floor, first floor left 2 pairs of French windows, centre pair with
diamond paned light above, 15-pane sash window right, fronted by 7-bay wooden arcade, semi-circular headed arches
except for pointed arches in outer bays and on glazed returns, circles in spandrels, resting on 5-bay semi-circular
headed arched open loggia, of rendered brick, square headed returns, central pair of half glazed double doors flanked
by 2 semi-circular headed blind niches. Left return, moulded cornice below parapet, irregular fenestration, 2-storey
canted bay towards rear with 16-pane sash windows above C20 French windows. Interior not seen, said to contain good
stair, Said by present owners (December 1984) to have been built for Lord Portman's agent. Occupies a prominent
position on the hillside looking across the Vale of Taunton. In poor condition at time of survey.

Listing NGR: ST2671022198

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