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Selwood House, with Short Enclosing Wall and Railing to Forecourt

A Grade II Listed Building in Somerton, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0536 / 51°3'12"N

Longitude: -2.7279 / 2°43'40"W

OS Eastings: 349074

OS Northings: 128500

OS Grid: ST490285

Mapcode National: GBR MK.FST9

Mapcode Global: FRA 565B.H1R

Entry Name: Selwood House, with Short Enclosing Wall and Railing to Forecourt

Listing Date: 17 April 1959

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177473

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262988

Location: Somerton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA11

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Somerton

Built-Up Area: Somerton (South Somerset)

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST49NW SOMERTON CP MARKET PLACE (south side)

9/182 Selwood House, with short
enclosing wall and railing to
forecourt

17.4.59

GV II

House, now offices. Early C19. Local lias stone cut and squared, Ham stone dressings; Welsh slate roof with plain
gables; brick end chimney stacks. Two storeys, 3 bays. Ham stone plinth; 16-pane sash windows in architraved surrounds;
central 6-panel door part glazed, set in Ham stone surround with Tuscan pilasters and plain entablature over. Interior
not seen. Extending about 4 metres from north east corner matching low stone wall, with section of wrot iron railing
with twist spear head on return, contributing to setting. House served as preparatory school in first quarter of C20.
(VCH, Volume III, 1974).


Listing NGR: ST4907728498

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