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Woodspring District Council Offices (Housing Services Department)

A Grade II* Listed Building in Clevedon, North Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4393 / 51°26'21"N

Longitude: -2.8504 / 2°51'1"W

OS Eastings: 340985

OS Northings: 171484

OS Grid: ST409714

Mapcode National: GBR JC.NKQY

Mapcode Global: VH7C7.J2YZ

Entry Name: Woodspring District Council Offices (Housing Services Department)

Listing Date: 22 January 1976

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1312828

English Heritage Legacy ID: 33070

Location: Clevedon, North Somerset, BS21

County: North Somerset

Civil Parish: Clevedon

Built-Up Area: Clevedon

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

HIGHDALE ROAD
1.
5121
(North Side)
Woodspring District
Council Offices
(Housing Services Department)
ST 4071 1/63
ST 4171
II GV
2.
Large mid C19 Gothic building on hillside above Highdale Hill. 2 storey ashlar
front with gabled range coming forward on right and a second gabled range set
back slightly to left of porch. 3 storey extension to left of front. Cornices
and parapets, some gargoyles. Tall chimney stack to right. Carved finials to
gable ends. 5-light splayed bay through both storeys to right. Cornice with
grotesques and crenellated parapet. Stone mullions and transoms to cusped lights.
Shields in quatrefoils between storeys. Other windows are mostly of 3-lights
with pointed heads and stone mullions. Rectangular dripmoulds to ground floor.
2 storey porch in centre has diagonal buttresses and pointed doorway under rectangular
dripmould with carved spandrels. 2-storey canted bay in extension to left.

No 5, the White House, Nos 11 to 15 (odd), Woodspring District Offices, and
Christ Church Chapel Hill form a group

Listing NGR: ST4098571484

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