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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: HURDS HILL HOUSE AND COURTYARD WALLING

List entry Number: 1249226

Location

HURDS HILL HOUSE AND COURTYARD WALLING, LANGPORT WESTOVER

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

County District District Type Parish
SomersetSouth SomersetDistrict AuthorityCurry Rivel

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 23-Jun-1988

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 431300

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CURRY RIVEL CP. LANGPORT WESTOVER Hurds Hill House and courtyard walling

(Formerly listed as Hurds Mill House and courtyard walling)

II*

Country house. Late C18. Rendered and scribed to resemble ashlar, hipped slate roofs with wood eaves cornices, tall ashlar stacks with ornamental capping. In the style of Sir John Soane. Frontage of 3 bays, 2 storeys, outer bays of Ham stone ashlar project on ground floor, 1:3:1 lights, sash windows with glazing bars, over heads of windows an entablature with cornice, this cornice continues between the bays forming a portico with 2 square columns; first floor in conforming style, continuous portico on 10 square columns, triangular pediments to outer bays. Recessed central doorway, French windows, fanlight, sidelights. Conforming style on returns. Interior with contemporary fittings, including good chimneypieces. Courtyard enclosed by stone ballustrading, obelisk finials.



Listing NGR: ST4122826489

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National Grid Reference: ST 41228 26489

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