BARN COMPLEX AND WATERWHEEL ABUTTING EAST SIDE OF DUTCH GARDEN

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1308064
Date first listed:
17-May-1985
Statutory Address:
BARN COMPLEX AND WATERWHEEL ABUTTING EAST SIDE OF DUTCH GARDEN

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Location

Statutory Address:
BARN COMPLEX AND WATERWHEEL ABUTTING EAST SIDE OF DUTCH GARDEN

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

County:
Somerset
District:
Taunton Deane (District Authority)
Parish:
Cheddon Fitzpaine
National Grid Reference:
ST 24257 28703

Details

ST22NW CHEDDON FITZPAINE CP HESTERCOMBE

5/51 Barn complex and waterwheel abutting East side of Dutch garden at Hestercombe

GV II

Barn complex including pumping house and waterwheel. Circa 1904-9 altered mid C20. By Edwin Lutyens for the Hon EWB Portman. Local slate ragstone laid in courses where visible from gardens (qv) of Hestercombe House (qv), otherwise random rubble, pantiled barn rest double Roman tiles. Plan: barn lying North-South set in to hillside at North end, West front forming boundary of Dutch garden, waterwheel on North East front, West wing, additional buildings not of special interest, included due to alteration. North gable end, single story plank door with divided leaded -light above, abutting wall of Dutch garden swept up to West. South front: 2 storey, sepaental headed 4-light mullioned and transomed leaded windows with wmoirs, wooden lintel to altered opening below, West wing altered. Overshot cast iron waterwheel, in poor condtion at tine of survey (April 1984) in North East corner. Interior not seen. This building probably included the machinery for feeding the water gardens from the higher pond about 10 metres to the North.

Listing NGR: ST2425728703

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
270559
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 37 Somerset,

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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Date: 22 Sep 2006
Reference: IOE01/15881/16
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Michael Perry. Source Historic England Archive
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