Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1057496

Date first listed: 22-May-1969

Statutory Address: CAPTON HOUSE


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Statutory Address: CAPTON HOUSE

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

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset (District Authority)

Parish: Stogumber

National Grid Reference: ST 08029 39412



5/156 Capton House



Farmhouse. Early C17, upper floor rebuilt early C19, extensively altered mid C20. Red sandstone random rubble, partially rendered, modern slate roof, coped verges, stone stacks gable ends, brick stack rising from eaves between first and second bays left. Plan: 3 cell and cross passage modified, 2 storey porch, stair turret at rear and gabled rear wing. 2 storeys, 3:1:1 bays, all windows in facade C20, first floor 2-light casements left of gabled 2 storey rendered porch with finial and kneelers, 2-light hollow chamfered mullion under square hood mould, similar 3-light to right and on groundfloor flanking arched opening to porch, French windows to left with single storey one bay gabled projection beyond. Two stage stepped buttresses in outer bays. A photograph of the house in 1957 shows it without the hollow chamfered stone mullioned windows. Interior modernised. (Photograph in NMR; VAG Report, unpublished SRO, August 1976).

Listing NGR: ST0802939412


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Legacy System number: 264919

Legacy System: LBS


Books and journals
'Vernacular Architecture Group Report' in August, (1976)

End of official listing