Ashton Court, Long Ashton - North Somerset (UA)

Large country house with various elements dating from C15, C17, C18 and C19. House partly used but large part remains derelict and subject to slow but ongoing decay. The house has been the subject of negotiations between owners, Local Planning Authority, Historic England and other interested parties for many years. Historic England grant offered 2011 for project development works including Conservation Management Plan, condition survey and business plan. Majority of work completed by 2013. Historic England in discussions with Bristol City Council.

Ashton Court, Long Ashton - North Somerset (UA)
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Ashton Court Mansion and Stables
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade I
  • List Entry Number: 1129841
  • Local Planning Authority: North Somerset (UA)
  • Site Type: Domestic > Country house


  • Building Name: Ashton Court
  • Unitary Authority: North Somerset (UA)
  • Parish: Long Ashton
  • Parliamentary Constituency: North Somerset
  • Region: South West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Very bad
  • Occupancy / Use: Part occupied/part in use
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Local authority
  • Designation: Listed Building grade I, RPG grade II*