HOUNDSTONE HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1057273
Date first listed:
27-Oct-1987
Statutory Address:
HOUNDSTONE HOUSE

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Location

Statutory Address:
HOUNDSTONE HOUSE

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

County:
Somerset
District:
South Somerset (District Authority)
Parish:
Brympton
National Grid Reference:
ST 52449 16321

Details

ST51NW BRYMPTON D'EVERCY CP HOUNDSTONE 3/1 Houndstone House - GV II Detached house. C17 and C18. Ham stone cut and squared, ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof between coped gables; stone chimney stacks. Two-storeys with attics, 4 bays. Plinth, eaves course; hollow-chamfer mullioned windows in wave-mould recesses, no labels, 3-light above and 4-light below, all rectangular-leaded with some steel-framed opening lights; between bays 2/3 a projecting porch with eaves course, segmental pediment and segmental lead-covered porch roof, having a cambered-arched doorway in wave-mould rectangular recess and pair of C20 doors. Extension to north-east corner dated 1868; blocked 2-light window with hood mould on north gable. Interior not seen, but reported in the north wing a fireplace with oven and stone staircase alongside, and several fireplaces with stone cambered-arched surrounds, other work much altered: collar and tie-beam roof trusses. (SSAVBRB Report, SRO unpublished, May 1981).

Listing NGR: ST5244916321

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
263480
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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