OLD COURT

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1059899
Date first listed:
25-Jan-1951
Statutory Address:
OLD COURT, 1, MANTLE STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
OLD COURT, 1, MANTLE STREET

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

County:
Somerset
District:
Taunton Deane (District Authority)
Parish:
Wellington
National Grid Reference:
ST 13729 20468

Details

1. 5365 MANTLE STREET (North Side) No 1 (Old Court) ST 1320 1/39 25.1.51. II* GV 2. Set back from the road. C16 seat of the Pophams stood here, but was much damaged in the Civil War. Along the back of the house are 3 rooms with coved ceilings, evidently part of an ancient structure, also 3 old stone chimneys. Front of house was added early C19. This is 2 storey 4 window roughcast, the centre being higher and having modillion cornice to parapet. Glass conservatory across front with Gothic glazing bars. Vases at corners. Roof has wrought iron bell turret. Internally one of the older rooms has interesting early C19 plasterwork and Gothic woodwork detail.

No 1; gatepiers gates and railings at No 1; former coach house and garden wall at No 1 and No 3 form a group with No 41 Fore Street.

Listing NGR: ST1372920468

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
270018
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: 04 Apr 2006
Reference: IOE01/15356/04
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