BOWLISH HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1058419
Date first listed:
20-May-1952
Statutory Address:
BOWLISH HOUSE, COOMBE LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
BOWLISH HOUSE, COOMBE LANE

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

County:
Somerset
District:
Mendip (District Authority)
Parish:
Shepton Mallet
National Grid Reference:
ST 61258 43959

Details

ST6143 SHEPTON MALLET CP COOMBE LANE (East side) BOWLISH

6/89 Bowlish House

20.5.52

GV II*

House. Dated 1732. Rendered, ashlar plinth, hipped slate roof, ashlar stacks with moulded caps and bases. Palladian style, "U"-plan. 2-storeys and attic, 7-bays, narrow sashes with glazing bars in moulded stone architraves, pulvinated frieze and triangular pediment above each, except third and fifth bays which have segmental pediments. Central door opening, stone doorcase, triangular pediment on 3/4 Tuscan columns, double 2-panelled doors, transom light over, reached by 5-stone steps. Corner pilasters, modillion cornice, 3-flat head dormers to roof. 2-ornamental lead rainwater heads dated:- "1732". Interior contains panelling to ground floor rooms, and dog-leg staircase having turned and twisted balusters, ramped moulded handrail, foliated tread brackets.

Listing NGR: ST6125843959

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
266480
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.

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