BATCOMBE HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1058557
Date first listed:
02-Jun-1961
Statutory Address:
BATCOMBE HOUSE, GOLD HILL

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Location

Statutory Address:
BATCOMBE HOUSE, GOLD HILL

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

County:
Somerset
District:
Mendip (District Authority)
Parish:
Batcombe
National Grid Reference:
ST 69134 39185

Details

BATCOMBE CP GOLD HILL (North side) ST6939 13/20 Batcombe House 2.6.61 GV II

Rectory, now house. Late C18, incorporating C17 remains. Ashlar frontage, rubble with some render on the returns, cornice, slated mansard roof, rendered stacks on slightly projecting chimney-breasts, coped verges, 5 C20 box dormers with sash windows. Symmetrical 3-unit frontage, Classical; 2: 2: 2 bays; centre breaks forward slightly under a triangular pediment with an urn finial, a disguised chimney; 12-pane sash windows in reveals. Central door opening, 6-panelled floor, open triangular pediment on three-quarter Roman-Doric columns and section of entablature, cornice extends each side over 6-pane sidelights, Late C19 addition to right, 12-pane sash window. C17 mullioned window at rear. Interior with some doors made up of cut-down and reused C17 panelling; C18 work including ornamental plasterwork and chimneypieces; late C19 staircase.

Listing NGR: ST6913439185

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
268221
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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