Victoria House, With Front Boundary Railings

Date:
31 Oct 1999
Location:
Victoria House, With Front Boundary Railings, North Street, Langport, South Somerset, Somerset, TA10 9RH
Reference:
IOE01/00028/06
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

LANGPORT CP NORTH STREET (East side) ST4226 11/129 Victoria House, with front boundary railings 17.4.59 GV II

House in row. Late C18. Rendered and colourwashed, Ham stone dressings; plain clay tile roof between coped gables; brick end chimneys. Two storeys, 4 bays. Sash windows of 12 panes in plain openings upper bays 2 and 3, and in composite angled bays to both levels of outer bays, set under lead flat roofs; between bays 2 and 3 pair part-glazed doors with cast-iron fretwork open porch, on 4 front columns, Chinese style with lead bell-hipped roof, set on 3 steps: to right of bay 4 another part glazed door in plain opening. Interior not seen. Boundary railings play special role in setting of house, with set-backs and curved sweeps to porch, framing the steps; twist spearhead point, with cast-iron urn finials to thicker standards, all set on low lias stone plinths. House with railings of very considerable streetscape value.

Listing NGR: ST4208226845

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Slocombe_Graham IOE Records for Slocombe, Graham; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr Graham Slocombe. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Slocombe, Graham

Rights Holder: Slocombe, Graham

Keywords

Brick, Cast Iron, Ham Hill Stone, Lead, Lias, Render, Tile, Georgian House, Monument <By Form>, Domestic, Dwelling, Steps, Transport, Pedestrian Transport Site, Railings, Barrier