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Egwood House

A Grade II Listed Building in Merriott, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9122 / 50°54'43"N

Longitude: -2.8081 / 2°48'29"W

OS Eastings: 343283

OS Northings: 112835

OS Grid: ST432128

Mapcode National: GBR MF.QY47

Mapcode Global: FRA 560P.MT9

Entry Name: Egwood House

Listing Date: 18 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366438

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262349

Location: Merriott, South Somerset, Somerset, TA16

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Merriott

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Merriott

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text

ST4312 MERRIOTT CP ---

8/96 Egwood House

II

Detached house. Circa 1820, modified c1911. Ham stone ashlar; Welsh slate roofs, hipped to main block, but with some
coped gables; ashlar chimney stacks. Two storeys, north entrance elevation of 4 bays. Bay 1 is a projection hipped at
each end, and has a projecting chimney stack with offsets, and a hollow-chamfered mullioned window in chamfered recess
with label, of 3 lights. Bay 2 is recessed, having a wide gable with ball finial, 3-light mullioned window first floor,
and 2-light ground floor left to match. Central coped gabled porch with semi-circular open arch to 6-panel inner door.
Bay 3 is further set back, with band and eaves course and end pilaster, with 3-light horizontal-bar casements to both
floors, with voussoired flat arches. Bay 4 a projecting single-storey-with-attic kitchen window having similar
casements in east flank, but one leaded casement above; roof has stone ridge and stone slate base courses. South
elevation has partially blocked doorway with pilasters and open pediment, and transomed chamfered-mullioned windows,
with an added 2-storey bay of 1911. Inside, a variety of work of both c1820, and of 1911, when the house was modified
and extended. The estate probably assembled in late C18 (VCH Somerset, Vol IV, 1978, p53).


Listing NGR: ST4328312835

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