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© Mr David J Lewis LRPS

IoE Number: 32466
Location: BURNETT HOUSE,
  COMPTON DANDO, BATH AND NORTH EAST SOMERSET, SOMERSET
Photographer: Mr David J Lewis LRPS
Date Photographed: 04 September 1999
Date listed: 01 February 1956
Date of last amendment: 24 January 1994
Grade II

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ST 66 NECOMPTON DANDOBURNETT3/37Manor House1.2.56

ST 66 NE COMPTON DANDO BURNETT 3/37 Manor House 1.2.56 G.V. II Manor house. Early-mid C17, remodelled C18; additions and restorations mid-late C19. Rubble with freestone dressings; twin span slate roof behind coped parapet and moulded cornice. 3 storeys. 3 bays: thick glazing bar sash windows in raised slain stone surrounds; centre first floor window has a round head. Central, pro- jecting, C19, 2-storey ashlar porch. The north gable end retains 2-light casement windows in ovolo moulded mullions and surrounds and under dripmoulds. Rear (gar- den) elevation of 3 windows, the outer ones being in 2-storey canted bays of 1-4-1-light cross windows in ovolo moulded mullions and surrounds. Central door- way in doorcase with segmental pediment on plain pilasters. Interior: Central passage has, at the west end, a freestone doorway with a 4-centred head and an ovolo moulded surround. Ground floor north room is panelled; 4-centre headed fireplace in ogee-ovolo moulded surround and with enriched arabesque frieze, den- tilled cornice on carved consoles and enriched overmantel of 3 shell headed niches with carved frieze; restored strapwork ceiling with fleur-de-lys motifs, central star pattern and rosettes. There is thought to be a further fireplace of note on the first floor.

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