VICTORIA HOUSE, WITH FRONT BOUNDARY RAILINGS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1056619
Date first listed:
17-Apr-1959
Statutory Address:
VICTORIA HOUSE, WITH FRONT BOUNDARY RAILINGS, NORTH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
VICTORIA HOUSE, WITH FRONT BOUNDARY RAILINGS, NORTH STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Somerset
District:
South Somerset (District Authority)
Parish:
Langport
National Grid Reference:
ST 42082 26845

Details

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

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
263194
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 31 Oct 1999
Reference: IOE01/00028/06
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