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© Mr John H. Sparkes

IoE Number: 431249
Location: BURTON PYNSENT HOUSE,
  CURRY RIVEL, SOUTH SOMERSET, SOMERSET
Photographer: Mr John H. Sparkes
Date Photographed: 04 October 2005
Date listed: 17 April 1959
Date of last amendment: 17 April 1959
Grade II*

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ST32SE CURRY RIVEL CP---4/69 Burton Pysent House

ST32SE CURRY RIVEL CP 4/69 Burton Pynsent House 17.4.59 - II* Country house. Circa 1756 for William Pitt, after he inherited the estate from Sir William Pynsent; formed part of a wing on a larger earlier house, that demolished c1805; refurbished cl925. Brick, Ham stone dressings, tile roof. Two storeys and attic, 7 bay symmetrical garden front; large multi-pained windows to ground floor, 2-light casements with glazing bars to the first floor. Parapet with central pediment and cornice. Door opening to centre with 5 hood, glazed doors. Principai door opening at rear, flat-roofed porch, semi-circular headed openings, panelled door. Parapet with stone balustrading on garden front.

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