KINGWESTON HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1307686
Date first listed:
17-Apr-1959
Statutory Address:
KINGWESTON HOUSE

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Location

Statutory Address:
KINGWESTON HOUSE

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

County:
Somerset
District:
South Somerset (District Authority)
Parish:
Kingweston
National Grid Reference:
ST 52515 31280

Details

ST53SW KINGWESTON CP -

2/105 Kingweston House 17.4.59

GV II

Large detached house. On site of Tudor House, rebuilt by Dickinson family in C19. Local lias stone ashlar with Doulting stone dressings; hipped Welsh slate roofs behind parapets; stone chimney stacks. 2 and 3 storeys, east elevation 10 bays. Plinth, band course, cornice, plain parapets, bays 6 to 10 recessed slightly; bays 1 to 5 are 2-storey, with 12-pane sash windows bays 1 and 2, all blind; added sidelights upper bays 3, normal bays 4 and 5, all in plain openings: bays 6 to 10 are 3 storey, with matching windows to main floor, but 9-pane sashes to second floor: to lower bay 3 a wide stone porch with Distyle fluted Doric columns in antis, full entablature and flat roof; double part glazed door in shouldered architrave. South elevation of 9 bays to match: on west elevation a 2-storey angled bay window set centrally: single storey extension to north side. Interior not seen. House of the Dickinson family until aid C20, now part of Millfield School. (Burden, J; Winging Westward, 1974).

Listing NGR: ST5251531280

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
262910
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Burden, J , Winging Westward, (1974)

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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