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Latitude: 51.4418 / 51°26'30"N
Longitude: -2.8534 / 2°51'12"W
OS Eastings: 340780
OS Northings: 171770
OS Grid: ST407717
Mapcode National: GBR JC.NJYP
Mapcode Global: VH7C7.H1C1
Entry Name: St Edith's Orphanage
Listing Date: 28 January 1975
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1320722
English Heritage Legacy ID: 33049
Location: Clevedon, North Somerset, BS21
County: North Somerset
Civil Parish: Clevedon
Built-Up Area: Clevedon
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
DIAL HILL ROAD
(North East Side)
St Edith's Orphanage
ST 4071 1/143 28,1.75.
Large late Victorian Gothic mansion on a prominent site overlooking Clevedon
Bay. 4 storeys. Grey rubble walls with freestone dressings. Modern pantile
roofs. Tall stone stacks with crenellated tops. The main front is asymmetrical
with gabled wings coming forward to left and right. Small gable and polygonal
turret with crenellated parapet rise above roof level in centre. Gables have
cornices, parapets and flanking finials. Stringcourses. Small wheel window
towards top of turret. 4 windows. Canted bays to lower storeys of gabled wings.
Gothic pointed windows in various styles grouped in 2, 3 and 4-lights. Most
windows have cusps, eared spandrels, hoodmoulds and sashes with plate-glass.
Entrance under polygonal turret up a double flight of steps with balustraded
parapet. Large pointed arch to doorway with nailhead detail in mouldings. Spandrels
with shields, rectangular dripmould and corner shafts with outsize foliage capitals.
Listing NGR: ST4078071770
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