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Upton House, and Front Boundary Wall

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

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Latitude: 50.9345 / 50°56'4"N

Longitude: -2.8455 / 2°50'43"W

OS Eastings: 340682

OS Northings: 115340

OS Grid: ST406153

Mapcode National: GBR MD.PDWP

Mapcode Global: FRA 46XM.Z48

Entry Name: Upton House, and Front Boundary Wall

Listing Date: 4 February 1958

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177741

English Heritage Legacy ID: 264156

Location: Seavington St. Mary, South Somerset, Somerset, TA19

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Seavington St Mary

Built-Up Area: Seavington St Michael

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: South Petherton with the Seavingtons and the Lambrooks

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text

2/72 Upton House, and front boundary


Detached farmhouse. Circa 1700. Modified and extended in C19. Ham stone near-ashlar; clay pantiled roof between stepped
coped gables; brick chimney sticks. Two storeys with attic; 7 bays, of which bays 1 to 3 are apparently later. Casement
windows with horizontal bars, 3-light to bay 1 and upper bays 2 and 3; below bays 2 and 3 a 4-light, thereafter all
2-light; continuous labels to both levels bays 4 to 7, the lower being stepped up over each opening: to lower bay 3 a
wide 6-panel door of Regency pattern hung in heavy frame, protected by an open timber porch with 2 rudimentary Doric
stone columns and a Welsh slated pitched roof. Further casements on south gable, the upper with hood and an iron-framed
opening light, also attic window with hood. Leanto extension at rear. Interior not seen. About 2 metres west of house,
with returns to porch and to south-west corner of house, a low stone kerb with cast-iron railings about one metre high
having acanthus bud tops, with arch-braced standards and matching side gates adjacent to porch, all adding to the
setting of the house and of the streetscene.

Listing NGR: ST4068215340

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