PORCH HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1252922
Date first listed:
09-Feb-1961
Date of most recent amendment:
31-May-1985
Statutory Address:
PORCH HOUSE, WEST END

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Location

Statutory Address:
PORCH HOUSE, WEST END

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

County:
Somerset
District:
Sedgemoor (District Authority)
Parish:
Wedmore
National Grid Reference:
ST 42943 47442

Details

ST44NW WEDMORE CP WEST END (South side)

10/220 Porch House (previously listed as Porch House and Barn)

9.2.61

GV II

House. Mid C17 for John Westovers, further C18 work, C19 additions and alterations. Random rubble, double Roman tile roof, 3 brick stacks. Two storeys, 1:1:2 bays; to left C19 sash windows; to right 3-light leaded casements with original quadrants and latches; to centre gabled projecting upper room, timber framed and roughcast on 2 circular stone columns, forming a porch; single 3-light casement to each face, ovolo moulded mullions, leaded lights. Beneath the porch a studded plank door in a plain wooden frame. Short section of wall below the columns of the porch, central wrought-iron gate. (VAG report, unpublished SRO, 1977; The Weston Mercury and Somersetshire Herald, June 5, 1959; Country Life, October 9 1958).

Listing NGR: ST4294347442

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
436046
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Country Life' in 9 October, (1958)
'The Weston Mercury and Somersetshire Herald' in 5 June, (1959)

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: 03 Jul 2001
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