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© Dr Neil Bentham

IoE Number: 32977
Location: HIGHFIELD HOUSE,
  COMPTON MARTIN, BATH AND NORTH EAST SOMERSET, SOMERSET
Photographer: Dr Neil Bentham
Date Photographed: 02 April 2005
Date listed: 04 December 1986
Date of last amendment: 04 December 1986
Grade II

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ST 55 NWCOMPTON MARTIN C.P.COMPTON MARTIN VILLAGE5/82Highfield HouseII

ST 55 NW COMPTON MARTIN C.P. COMPTON MARTIN VILLAGE 5/82 Highfield House II House. Early C19 possibly incorporating earlier building, with later alterations and additions. Rendered, hipped asbestos slate roof with side stacks. L-plan. 2 storeys and 3 windows, all 16-pane sashes with keystone and stepped voussoirs, central 6-panelled door with reeded transom, fanlight with radial glazing bars, moulded round-headed surround, plinth, quoin strips and eaves cornice; wing set back to left has smaller sash at ground and first floor in plain reveals, high parapet wall and coping. Right return has 3 windows, central ones blind, sash at ground and first floor left and first floor right, C20 glazed door to right; single storey wing to rear has 2 sashes as on front, round-headed window with C20 glazing bars and C20 plate-glass window to rear. Left return has small canted bay to left with margin glazed windows, C20 door to right, first floor right has 3-light margin-glazed casement of later C19. Rear has gable end to right with C20 plate-glass window at ground floor, C20 sash to left, round-headed sash with splayed glazing bars (stair light), C20 glazed door, single light and flat-roofed single storey addition in angle of L-plan, 2 C20 windows at first floor. Interior: not inspected.

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