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Corton Denham House and Attached Stable Block

A Grade II Listed Building in Corton Denham, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0024 / 51°0'8"N

Longitude: -2.5222 / 2°31'19"W

OS Eastings: 363454

OS Northings: 122681

OS Grid: ST634226

Mapcode National: GBR MT.K4SY

Mapcode Global: FRA 56LG.K67

Entry Name: Corton Denham House and Attached Stable Block

Listing Date: 24 March 1961

Last Amended: 15 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1295768

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261794

Location: Corton Denham, South Somerset, Somerset, DT9

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Corton Denham

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


1/58 Corton Denham House and attached
stable block
(previously listed as Corton
Denham House)


Former Rectory, now private house. c1800 with later modifications. Mostly local stone rubble with ashlar dressings,
West facade all ashlar; plain clay tiled roof between stepped coped gables; brick chimney stacks. Solid 'U'-plan 2
storeys with attics, West elevation of 5 bays with a single bay extension. Plinth, band course, cornice, low plain
parapet with pineapple finials to corners. 16-pane sash windows above, 24-pane sashes below, in architraved surrounds;
central part glazed door in pitched roof open porch having Doric pilasters and pediment, flanked by a open Doric style
pergola with continued entablature and urn corner finials, all stone: North extension bay to match. 3 dormer windows
with hipped roofs behind parapet. Other elevations simpler. Attached to rear, East side, by first floor level link
bridge is the stable block, possibly late C18, with half hipped plain clay tile roof, 12-pane sash window to 4 bays,
stable doors with flat voussiored heads, lean-to on South gable; late C20 sundial plaque. Interior not seen.

Listing NGR: ST6345422681

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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