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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.

Name: PYLLE MANOR AND ATTACHED WALLED GARDEN AT REAR

List entry Number: 1058786

Location

PYLLE MANOR AND ATTACHED WALLED GARDEN AT REAR, PYLLE LANE

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

County District District Type Parish
SomersetMendipDistrict AuthorityPylle

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 02-Jun-1961

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 267650

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History

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Details

ST63NW PYLLE CP PYLLE LANE (South side) 8/177 Pylle Manor and attached walled garden at rear

2.6.61

GV II*

Manor house. Probably of C17 origin, substantially rebuilt late C17-early C18. Coursed and squared rubble, dressed quoins, moulded plinth band, moulded band at first floor level, hipped slate roof, C19 gabled dormer, single concrete block stack to right. Square on plan with a wing to right of frontage; basement, 2 storeys and attic, 5 bays; bead moulded stone 2-light mullioned and transomed windows, elaborately moulded architraves, those to ground floor with pulvinated frieze, 3 bracketed sills. Door opening to right in a tall moulded architrave, 8-panelled door, top 2 panels cut away and glazed as one. Two storey kitchen wing set back to left; achievement on stone plaque to first floor. Two storey wing of lower height to right, concrete double Roman tile roof; 2:1 bays, 2-light stone mullioned windows under stopped labels, the majority renewed; right return executed in a "mock Tudor" style. Interior with a C17 fireplace to ground floor; C18 staircase, turned and twisted balusters, moulded handrail; 2 panelled rooms to first floor, one with a bold moulded cornice. Further lesser features. Walled garden at rear with brick walling with stone capping; gateway to East with elaborate wrought and cast-iron gate with cresting.

Listing NGR: ST6076938264

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National Grid Reference: ST 60769 38264

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