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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1251060



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

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Brent Knoll

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 31-May-1985

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 433651

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8/15 Somerset Court


- II

Country house, now school. Late C18, C19 additions, C20 alterations. Rendered, double ridge slate roof, end pilasters, projecting first floor band, moulded cornice, parapet with plain coping, end rendered stacks with moulded caps, 2 box dormers. Classical style. Two storeys and attic, 3 bays, 12-pane sash windows to ground floor with marginal lights; 12-pane sash windows to first floor, further narrow 4-pane window to right. Projecting Doric portico to right, flat entablature, triglyph frieze, modillion cornice, parapet with plain coping; 6-panelled door, transom light, fluted engaged Ionic column to each side; to each side a 4-pane sash window. Wing to right in conforming style stepped down in 3 levels, 2:2:2 bays, predominantly sash windows with glazing bars, some casements. Mid C19 panelled ceiling to a former ballroom, this room also with a fireplace in a marble surround of the late C18.

Listing NGR: ST3458149412

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National Grid Reference: ST 34581 49412


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