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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: HAPSFORD HOUSE

List entry Number: 1174202

Location

HAPSFORD HOUSE

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

County District District Type Parish
SomersetMendipDistrict AuthorityGreat Elm

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 16-Nov-1984

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 267105

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History

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Details

ST74NE GREAT ELM CP HAPSFORD HILL

7/159 Hapsford House

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GV II*

Country house. Early C19. Rendered and scribed as ashlar, rusticated ashlar quoins, hipped slate roofs with wide eaves, 4 ashlar stacks, one with paired hexagonal caps. Gothick irregular garden frontage of 2:1:2 bays, those to each side in a 2-storey wing, that to centre of a single storey; 16-pane Gothick-headed sash windows in chamfered stone surrounds with stopped labels, glazing bars removed on ground floor of right 2-bays; flat-roofed single storey semi-circular ashlar bow on ground floor of left wing, 3 pairs of French windows with horizontal glazing bars, above a traceried parapet. Single storey centre section with a canted bay under a hipped roof, pair of French windows with horizontal glazing bars and marginal lights to each face. Two door opening flanking right pair of bays, three-quarter glazed doors with Gothicised glazing bars, scrolled block pediments over. Glazed verandah on cast iron supports extending across frontage. Single storey conservatory under a leaded roof to right in a conforming style. Interior in a similar elaborate Gothick style, left two rooms on ground floor under ribbed and vaulted plaster ceiling.

Listing NGR: ST7594649692

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National Grid Reference: ST 75946 49692

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