History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Somerville, and Front Boundary Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Hinton St. George, Somerset

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9104 / 50°54'37"N

Longitude: -2.8251 / 2°49'30"W

OS Eastings: 342083

OS Northings: 112645

OS Grid: ST420126

Mapcode National: GBR MF.QS3L

Mapcode Global: FRA 46ZP.M6C

Entry Name: Somerville, and Front Boundary Railings

Listing Date: 4 February 1958

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366451

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262307

Location: Hinton St. George, South Somerset, Somerset, TA17

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Hinton St. George

Built-Up Area: Hinton St George

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Hinton St George with Dinnington

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

Find accommodation in
Hinton Saint George

Listing Text

HINTON ST GEORGE CP HIGH STREET (North side)
ST4212
9/57 Somerville, and front boundary
railings
4.2.58
GV II
Detached house. Probably C17 origins, refronted in C18 and C20. Ham stone ashlar facade, coursed rubble to sides and
rear; thatched roof between coped gables; one ashlar slab and one brick end chimney stack. Two storeys, 3 bays. Outer
bays have pairs of 12-pane sash windows, replacing 2-storey bay windows the upper with timber lintels and the lower
with voussoired flat arches; later 4-pane sash window upper bay 2. To lower bay 2 a six-panel door set in beaded
recess, with early C20 segmental-arched keystoned sidelights. Plain end gables; slated 2 storey extension to rear
having parallel roof. Interior not seen, but reported is a likely 3-room cross-passage house modified, the east room
extended to the rear and furnished with later C18 wall panelling, the stairs in a central position, and a rear lean-to
on west end extends to 2 storeys: the main rear extension apparently built as a separate house, but now incorporated:
west room has a cambered-arched fireplace with incised spandrils: various collar truss types in roof suggesting some
reuse. Extending from front corners of house, with curved corners, a low stone ashlar wall crowned with neck-point
wrot-iron railings, with pair gates opposite door; larger pair of gates having cast spearpoints to upper and middle
rails, segmental toprails and semi-circle braces, on timber posts, against west gable, adding to setting. (VAG Report,
unpublished SRO, 1973).


Listing NGR: ST4208312645

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Selected Sources

Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.