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Ensor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Langport, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0372 / 51°2'13"N

Longitude: -2.8301 / 2°49'48"W

OS Eastings: 341894

OS Northings: 126751

OS Grid: ST418267

Mapcode National: GBR MD.GYNB

Mapcode Global: FRA 46YC.Z3Y

Entry Name: Ensor House

Listing Date: 17 April 1959

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264902

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263145

Location: Langport, South Somerset, Somerset, TA10

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Langport

Built-Up Area: Langport

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

LANGPORT CP BOW STREET (South side)
ST4126
10/80 Ensor House
17.4.59
GV II

House, now warehouse. C18 origins, modified late C19. Red brick, Flemish bond, Ham stone dressings; plain clay tile
roof with bonnetted hips; brick chimney stacks. Three storeys, 4 bays. Stone plinth, pilasters to corners with Doric
style heads and bases dentilled brick cornice; sash windows in Gibbsian rusticated architraves with triple keystones,
12-pane to first floor and 9-pane to second: ground floor adapted c1900, with shopfront under fascia; now bricked up
with 4 steel casement windows inserted, under bays 1 to 3; to bay 4 an elliptical arched doorway with impost blocks and
single keystone to unmoulded arch, with boarded doors. Interior not seen - building apparently disused for some while,
October 1984. Stylistically the building could be by Nathaniel Ireson - the Hoare family of Stourhead were Lords of the
Manor, and Ireson worked for the Hoare family elsewhere.


Listing NGR: ST4189426751

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