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Christon Court

A Grade II Listed Building in Loxton, North Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3111 / 51°18'40"N

Longitude: -2.8931 / 2°53'35"W

OS Eastings: 337845

OS Northings: 157271

OS Grid: ST378572

Mapcode National: GBR JB.XLZ0

Mapcode Global: VH7CS.S9WQ

Entry Name: Christon Court

Listing Date: 9 February 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1320667

English Heritage Legacy ID: 33389

Location: Loxton, North Somerset, BS26

County: North Somerset

Civil Parish: Loxton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST 35 NE LOXTON CHRISTON

4/50 Christon Court
9.2.61
G.V. II

House. Perhaps of mediaeval origins, C17, mid/late C18. Rubble, part rendered,
slate roof, ashlar stacks. 2 storeys, 5 windows. Central 4 panel door and
glazing bar sashes all of which have eared plaster surrounds (tidied remnants of
removed render); similar pilaster strips at each end; low parapet with ball
finials and a small scrolled pediment bearing arms. 3 gabled ranges at right
angles at rear, all rendered and altered. Interior; left, first floor room has
fine moulded and stopped stone fireplace with elaborate overmantel; centre panel
with coat of arms, outer 2 with female allegorical figures, all dated on shields
on cornice, 1672; 2 walls in this room and one in adjacent room have C17 oak
panelling. Ground floor shows one massive plain chamfered beam and one slighter
with stops; south wall facing terrace is in places 1.5 metres thick.


Listing NGR: ST3784757272

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