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© Ms Ruth Povey

IoE Number: 261526
Location: CLIFF HOUSE, COLE ROAD (west side)
  BRUTON, SOUTH SOMERSET, SOMERSET
Photographer: Ms Ruth Povey
Date Photographed: 30 June 2001
Date listed: 24 March 1961
Date of last amendment: 24 March 1961
Grade II

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ST63SEBRUTON CPCOLE ROAD (West side)5/55Cliff House

ST63SE BRUTON CP COLE ROAD (West side) 5/55 Cliff House 24.3.61 GV II House. Early C19. Local stone pebbledash rendered and colourwashed with stone dressings mostly painted; hipped Welsh slate roof behind parapets; end chimney stacks with moulded caps, one brick, one stone. Main house 3 storeys, 3 bays. Plinth, plain pilasters, eaves cornice, shallow plain parapet: 16-pane sash windows in reeled architrave surrounds to fround and first floors, 12-pane sashes to second; central projecting stone porch with fluted Doric columns, non classical castellated entablature, margined glazed infill panels, part glazed doors. To south a 2 storey with attic extension of 4 bays under a Mansard roof; to North a single storey flat roofed caretaker's bungalow, both excluded from listing. Interior has original staircase, doors, door cases, window shutters, etc in Regency style. House built about 1820 by Mr Thomas Hannam on site of an earlier house, now part of Sexey's School. (Couzens P, Bruton in Selwood, Abbey Press, Sherborne, 1972).

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