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Chindit House

A Grade II Listed Building in Glastonbury, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1501 / 51°9'0"N

Longitude: -2.7133 / 2°42'47"W

OS Eastings: 350206

OS Northings: 139227

OS Grid: ST502392

Mapcode National: GBR MK.7Y43

Mapcode Global: VH8B3.XCG4

Entry Name: Chindit House

Listing Date: 15 March 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1296427

English Heritage Legacy ID: 266012

Location: Glastonbury, Mendip, Somerset, BA6

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Glastonbury

Built-Up Area: Glastonbury

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

WELLS ROAD
1.
1133
(West Side)
Chindit House
ST 5039 6/190
II
2.
Dated 1903. Small house with rich Gothic details, built by a local builder called
John Merrick for his own use. Asymmetrical front. 2 storeys. Ashlar. Slate
roof, bargeboards. Eaves cornice with paterae. Stringcourse. Plinth. Bay through
both storeys to left, small rectangular openings in curved splays. 2 brick chimneys
set at 45% rise from the top of the bay. Small oculus and carved panel with 1903
intertwined with the initials J M. Small oriel on 1st floor to right with rich
Gothic foliage. Cornices with paterae. 3 windows with foiled heads. One pair
of pointed lights on ground floor to right with decorated spandrels, another pair
on 1st floor over doorway. Central doorway with elongated open pediment supported
by columns with foliated capitals. 5-panel door with fanlight and small side-lights.


Listing NGR: ST5020639227

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