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Mohun's Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Henstridge, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.99 / 50°59'23"N

Longitude: -2.3835 / 2°23'0"W

OS Eastings: 373176

OS Northings: 121247

OS Grid: ST731212

Mapcode National: GBR 0W3.XWK

Mapcode Global: FRA 56WH.K75

Entry Name: Mohun's Park

Listing Date: 15 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366346

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261831

Location: Henstridge, South Somerset, Somerset, BA8

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Henstridge

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST72SW HENSTRIDGE CP PARK LANE (East side)

3/95 Mohun's Park

II

Farmhouse. Probably C17, with C18 and later amendments. Local stone coursed rubble; double Roman clay tiled roof with
simple gables; brick chimney stacks. Probably 'T'-plan orinally, now with extra wing Southwards. 2 storeys, 5-bay South
elevation. Bay 1 is a farm building with added lean-to: bay 2 is a gabled projection with small-pane casement below, a
16-pane sash window above, and a small C17 2-light timber casement with vertical iron bars in return: bay 3 has boarded
door in heavy frame below and a 3-light C18 style leaded casement above; bay 4 is a later projecting gable with 16-pane
sash window; bay 5 has 3-light small pane casement below and an 18-pane horizontal sliding sash above. Rear elevation
has an undulating plain clay tile roof and one leaded casement; inside traces of one early fireplace and at least one
C17 door, several chamfered beams, one with unusual diamond stops. The de Mohun family built Dunster Castle (qv), but
no connection is known. (Wakefield, A History of Henstridge, 1953).


Listing NGR: ST7317621247

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