The Surgery / The Old House

Date:
22 Mar 2003
Location:
The Surgery, 1 West Street, South Petherton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA13 5DQ
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The Old House, 1 West Street, South Petherton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA13 5DQ
Reference:
IOE01/10427/07
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.

SOUTH PETHERTON CP WEST STREET (East side) ST4316 7/184 No 1 (The Surgery) (formerly listed as The Old House 19.4.61

GV II

House on corner site. Earlier C18, some late C18 and C19 modifications. Ham stone roughly cut and squared, ashlar dressings; undulating plain clay tile roof between high stepped coped gables suggesting former thatch; brick end stone slab chimney stacks. Two storeys with attics, 4 bays. Band course above lower windows; casement windows with horizontal bars of an earlier pattern, 4-light to outer bays and 3-light to upper bays, all with rusticated voussoirs and keystoned heads; between lower bays 2 and 3 an 8-panel door in deep panelled recess, the 4 top panels glazed, with timber architrave and open pediment of uncertain dates. East gable has a 12-pane sash window in simple stone architrave to each level including attic, that to first floor having thicker glazing bars: extension to rear with irregular and varied fenestration. probably late C18 in origin; ground floor has a 3-light plain mullioned window in simple architrave, 3 windows to first floor and an attic dormer window. In the south gable a C19 door and a first floor casement window, with a 12-pane sash window in beaded stone surround to attic. Interior not seen.

Listing NGR: ST4319016847

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/1917 IOE Records taken by John H Sparkes; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr John H. Sparkes. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Sparkes, John H.

Rights Holder: Sparkes, John H.

Keywords

Ashlar, Clay, Ham Hill Stone, Thatch, Tile, Stuart House, Georgian Monument <By Form>, Domestic, Dwelling, Surgery, Health And Welfare