This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
ST5515NW YEOVIL CP HENDFORD (East side)
7/27 Wyndham Museum (formerly stable block to Hendford Manor House)
Former Coach House/Stables to Hendford Manor House, now the Yeovil Museum. C18.
Early/aid Brick with Ham stone dressings, plain clay tile hipped roof.
Rectangular plan, with slight end projection in South flank; 2-storey. Main entrance in narrow West elevation of 3-bays with deep stone plinth and approach stairway. Central pair of 3-panel doors has simple stone surround supporting cornice: on each side at ground floor level narrow pairs of 8-pane sash windows set in raised surrounds with plain central mullions. Venetian window over entrance door flanked by 2 circular windows with 5 radial glazing bars (the left-hand side false). South side elevation of 5-bays, centre 3 wider but otherwise a repeat of West elevation: doors now replaced with 16-pane sash windows. Outer bays project slightly and have high semi-circular arched openings now glazed in, no windows over. Moulded stone gutter all round: other two elevations much altered. Interior not inspected. Old water pump still mounted on S. wall.
Listing NGR: ST5547815739
Copyright IoE Mr Brian Haigh. Source Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
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Photographer: Haigh, Brian
Rights Holder: Haigh, Brian
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