You are here: Home > Details for IoE Number: 32698  

Print Page



© Mr Arthur A. Chapman FRICS

IoE Number: 32698
Location: HUNSTETE HOUSE,
  MARKSBURY, BATH AND NORTH EAST SOMERSET, SOMERSET
Photographer: Mr Arthur A. Chapman FRICS
Date Photographed: 23 August 1999
Date listed: 01 February 1954
Date of last amendment: 13 December 1985
Grade II

The Images of England website consists of images of listed buildings based on the statutory list as it was in 2001 and does not incorporate subsequent amendments to the list. For the statutory list and information on the current listed status of individual buildings please go to The National Heritage List for England.

ST 66 SWMARKSBURY C.P.HUNSTRETE1/5Hunstrete House, flank wall and westwing (formerly listed as Hunstete1.2.54House)

ST 66 SW MARKSBURY C.P. HUNSTRETE 1/5 Hunstrete House, flank wall and west wing (formerly listed as Hunstete 1.2.54 House) G.V. II House, flanking wall and west wing. Ashlar, rubble, slate hipped roofs. U-plan. Entrance front has 2 storeys, 7 windows all sashes, the much taller ground floor ones are cut through the cill band, off-centre right is a reset mid- C18 doorcase, curved pediment with coat of arms and swags, pilasters, moulded round arch, above is a plat band and plain parapet; at left garden elevation has 2 storeys, 9 windows, sashes, first 3 are as main front then parapet sweeps down (for a while there are 2 plat bands), ground floor has cill band. A circa 2m. high rubble wall connects main block to hipped west wing, adjacent main elevation this has 2 storeys, 2 windows, sashes on cill band below, 6-pane sashes above, plat band, parapet, return elevation has 6 windows now altered to paired sashes. Within courtyard made by C20 low wing, main block shows large stairhead tri- partite window, remainder much altered.

Please note that the inclusion of a listed building on this website does not mean it is open to the public.