SOMERSET HOUSE, INCLUDING GATEPIERS AND WALL ALONG STREET

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1172863
Date first listed:
15-Mar-1974
Statutory Address:
SOMERSET HOUSE, INCLUDING GATEPIERS AND WALL ALONG STREET, MAGDALENE STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
SOMERSET HOUSE, INCLUDING GATEPIERS AND WALL ALONG STREET, MAGDALENE STREET

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

County:
Somerset
District:
Mendip (District Authority)
Parish:
Glastonbury
National Grid Reference:
ST 49859 38769

Details

MAGDALENE STREET 1. 1133 (West Side) Somerset House, including gatepiers and wall along street ST 4938 7/77 II GV 2. Set back in garden. Early/mid C19. 2 storeys. Stucco with freestone pilasters, moulded cornice and parapet. Stringcourse. Plinth. 5 windows. Stone architraves and cornices to ground floor windows. Sashes with glazing bars. One later stone bay. Stone Tuscan porch. Fanlight with tracery. Double 1/2-glazed doors. Entrance to garden is flanked by 2 gatepiers (approx 10 ft) with moulded tops. Probably contemporary with house. Double wrought-iron gates with urn motif. Sections of low wall with steeply sloping tops to each side. A further pier to left. Somerset House and Priory House form a group.

Listing NGR: ST4985938769

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
265982
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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