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Prospect House

A Grade II Listed Building in Bruton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1117 / 51°6'42"N

Longitude: -2.4602 / 2°27'36"W

OS Eastings: 367878

OS Northings: 134816

OS Grid: ST678348

Mapcode National: GBR MX.B8HM

Mapcode Global: VH8BG.9BQ2

Entry Name: Prospect House

Listing Date: 24 March 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1346190

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261628

Location: Bruton, South Somerset, Somerset, BA10

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Bruton

Built-Up Area: Bruton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

Prospect House

Detached House. Late C18. Local stone rubble with Doulting stone dressings; hipped Welsh slate roof; brick end chimney
stacks. 3-storeys, 3 bays. Square bay windows with composite sash windows and lead flat roofs to outer bays, ground
floor; central pair 3-panel doors in semi-circular sub-arch with radial glazed fanlight in stone surround with flat
Doric pilasters and open pediment hood; 16-pane sash windows in plain ashlar surrounds to first floor, and 9-pane
sashes to second. Lean-to conservatory on South West corner. Building date unknown, but occupied by William Pearce in
1798. (Couzens P, Bruton in Selwood, Abbey Press, Sherborne, 1972).

Listing NGR: ST6787834816

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